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Review: could Folic acid cause Upper respiratory tract infection?

We study 84,080 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 861 have Upper respiratory tract infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Upper respiratory tract infection and more.

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Folic acid

Folic acid (latest outcomes from 84,747 users) has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Upper respiratory tract infection

Upper respiratory tract infection (latest reports from 124,253 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain.

On Sep, 1, 2014: 84,079 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 861 people (1.02%) have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection. They amount to 0.69% of all the 123,918 people who have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection on eHealthMe.

Trend of Upper respiratory tract infection in Folic acid reports

Time on Folic acid when people have Upper respiratory tract infection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Upper respiratory tract infection0.00%0.00%59.09%0.00%4.55%36.36%0.00%

Age of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Folic acid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Upper respiratory tract infection0.41%1.49%1.63%2.04%7.46%17.10%29.58%40.30%

Severity of Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Folic acid ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Upper respiratory tract infection ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (194 people, 22.53%)
  2. Depression (48 people, 5.57%)
  3. Pain (46 people, 5.34%)
  4. Hypertension (42 people, 4.88%)
  5. Convulsion (40 people, 4.65%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (428 people, 49.71%)
  2. Enbrel (329 people, 38.21%)
  3. Prednisone (247 people, 28.69%)
  4. Aspirin (113 people, 13.12%)
  5. Humira (112 people, 13.01%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Fresno on Dec, 9, 2012:

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    william mcniff on Nov, 20, 2012:

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    Fraud!!!!

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