Review: could Lisinopril cause Lupus-like syndrome?
Summary: Lupus-like syndrome could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Remicade, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 93,292 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Lupus-like syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Lupus-like syndrome and more.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 93,287 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 33 people (0.04%) have Lupus-like Syndrome. They amount to 0.31% of all the 10,765 people who have Lupus-like Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Lupus-like syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lupus-like syndrome||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Lupus-like syndrome when taking Lisinopril * :
|Lupus-like syndrome||78.79%||21.21% |
Age of people who have Lupus-like syndrome when taking Lisinopril * :
|Lupus-like syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||41.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Lupus-like syndrome when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lupus-like syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Lupus-like syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lupus-like syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (11 people, 33.33%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 27.27%)
- Pain (5 people, 15.15%)
- Blood pressure (5 people, 15.15%)
- Crohn's disease (4 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Remicade (16 people, 48.48%)
- Folic acid (10 people, 30.30%)
- Prednisone (7 people, 21.21%)
- Arava (7 people, 21.21%)
- Vitamin cap (5 people, 15.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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