Review: could Folic acid cause Systemic lupus erythematosus?
We study 84,069 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 298 have Systemic lupus erythematosus. Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic lupus erythematosus and more.
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Folic acid (latest outcomes from 84,725 users) has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels.
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) (latest reports from 41,742 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 84,064 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 298 people (0.35%) have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. They amount to 0.71% of all the 41,732 people who have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus on eHealthMe.
Time on Folic acid when people have Systemic lupus erythematosus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Systemic lupus erythematosus||84.62%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Folic acid * :
|Systemic lupus erythematosus||0.42%||0.00%||5.88%||5.04%||10.92%||28.57%||21.85%||27.31% |
Severity of Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Folic acid ** :
How people recovered from Systemic lupus erythematosus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (94 people, 31.54%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (37 people, 12.42%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 6.38%)
- Hepatitis c (17 people, 5.70%)
- Pain (12 people, 4.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (142 people, 47.65%)
- Prednisone (101 people, 33.89%)
- Remicade (95 people, 31.88%)
- Omeprazole (40 people, 13.42%)
- Plaquenil (38 people, 12.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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