Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and Swelling face - from FDA reports
Swelling face is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine sulfate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Swelling face with Hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,723 people who have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
8,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate.
Among them, 56 people (0.64%) have Swelling face
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydroxychloroquine sulfate when people have Swelling face *:
- < 1 month: 40 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 20 %
Gender of people who have Swelling face when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- female: 94.23 %
- male: 5.77 %
Age of people who have Swelling face when taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.17 %
- 20-29: 2.17 %
- 30-39: 4.35 %
- 40-49: 39.13 %
- 50-59: 23.91 %
- 60+: 28.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 12.50%)
- Migraine (4 people, 7.14%)
- Analgesic Therapy (4 people, 7.14%)
- Lupus Nephritis (3 people, 5.36%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 5.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (20 people, 35.71%)
- Enbrel (9 people, 16.07%)
- Prilosec (8 people, 14.29%)
- Celecoxib (7 people, 12.50%)
- Acetaminophen (6 people, 10.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (19 people, 33.93%)
- Pain (17 people, 30.36%)
- Headache (15 people, 26.79%)
- Weakness (12 people, 21.43%)
- Hypersensitivity (11 people, 19.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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