Review: could Methotrexate Sodium cause Puffy Face?


Puffy face is reported only by a few people who take Methotrexate Sodium. We study 8,267 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Puffy face. Find out below who they are, when they have Puffy face and more.

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Methotrexate Sodium

Methotrexate sodium has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate sodium 13,109 users)

Puffy Face

Puffy face has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 201 Puffy face patients).

On Oct, 26, 2016

8,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate Sodium.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Puffy Face

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate sodium cause Puffy face?

Gender of people who have Puffy Face when taking Methotrexate Sodium *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Puffy Face when taking Methotrexate Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 100 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity of Puffy Face **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Mrsa Infection (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Ulcerative Colitis (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Tetracycline Hydrochloride - 100mg (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Remicade (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Prednisone - 10mg (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Mercaptopurine (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Swelling Of Fingers (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Lymph Node Pain (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Chronic Skin Ulcer (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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