Review: could Lisinopril cause Rheumatoid arthritis?
Summary: Rheumatoid arthritis could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 93,292 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 360 have Rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rheumatoid arthritis and more.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 93,292 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 367 people (0.39%) have Rheumatoid Arthritis. They amount to 0.12% of all the 306,579 people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis on eHealthMe.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Rheumatoid arthritis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rheumatoid arthritis||36.36%||9.09%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||45.45%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Lisinopril * :
|Rheumatoid arthritis||72.51%||27.49% |
Age of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Lisinopril * :
|Rheumatoid arthritis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.62%||2.95%||14.43%||25.90%||54.10% |
Severity of Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rheumatoid arthritis||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rheumatoid arthritis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rheumatoid arthritis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (193 people, 52.59%)
- Hypertension (104 people, 28.34%)
- Pain (36 people, 9.81%)
- Osteoporosis (31 people, 8.45%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (23 people, 6.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (125 people, 34.06%)
- Humira (106 people, 28.88%)
- Enbrel (94 people, 25.61%)
- Folic acid (88 people, 23.98%)
- Aspirin (73 people, 19.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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