Review: could Clonazepam cause Rheumatoid arthritis?
Summary: Rheumatoid arthritis is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 38,755 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 140 have Rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rheumatoid arthritis and more.
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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Clonazepam 41,274 users)
Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia.(latest reports from Rheumatoid arthritis 218,505 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 38,737 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 140 people (0.36%) have Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Rheumatoid arthritis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rheumatoid arthritis||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Clonazepam * :
|Rheumatoid arthritis||80.67%||19.33% |
Age of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Clonazepam * :
|Rheumatoid arthritis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.80%||11.20%||32.00%||29.60%||26.40% |
Severity of Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rheumatoid arthritis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rheumatoid arthritis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (75 people, 53.57%)
- Pain (20 people, 14.29%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 12.86%)
- Insomnia (18 people, 12.86%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 11.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (68 people, 48.57%)
- Folic acid (53 people, 37.86%)
- Humira (43 people, 30.71%)
- Prednisone (41 people, 29.29%)
- Enbrel (41 people, 29.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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