Review: could Lisinopril cause Rheumatoid Arthritis?


Summary

Rheumatoid arthritis is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 117,138 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 556 have Rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rheumatoid arthritis and more.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 164,525 users)

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) has been reported by people with rashes, drug ineffective, injection site erythema, joint pain, pneumonia (latest reports from 430,783 Rheumatoid arthritis patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

117,138 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril.
Among them, 556 people (0.47%) have Rheumatoid Arthritis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lisinopril cause Rheumatoid arthritis?

Time on Lisinopril when people have Rheumatoid Arthritis *:

  • < 1 month: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 37.5 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis when taking Lisinopril *:

  • female: 71.82 %
  • male: 28.18 %

Age of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis when taking Lisinopril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.23 %
  • 20-29: 1.86 %
  • 30-39: 3.02 %
  • 40-49: 15.31 %
  • 50-59: 28.31 %
  • 60+: 51.28 %

Severity if Rheumatoid Arthritis when taking Lisinopril **:

  • least: 50 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Rheumatoid Arthritis **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (319 people, 57.37%)
  • Hypertension (184 people, 33.09%)
  • Pain (70 people, 12.59%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (56 people, 10.07%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (39 people, 7.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (192 people, 34.53%)
  • Humira (172 people, 30.94%)
  • Folic Acid (148 people, 26.62%)
  • Enbrel (122 people, 21.94%)
  • Prednisone (114 people, 20.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (105 people, 18.88%)
  • Pain (93 people, 16.73%)
  • Back Pain (70 people, 12.59%)
  • Dyspnoea (63 people, 11.33%)
  • Hypertension (62 people, 11.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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