Review: could Methotrexate cause Deafness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 6,472 people who take Methotrexate. Among them, 15 have Deafness. See who they are, when they have Deafness and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Methotrexate sodium (latest outcomes from 7,237 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Methotrexate sodium include fever, pneumonia, nausea, joint pain, fatigue.
Deafness (latest reports from 56,038 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 6,472 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 15 people (0.23%) have Deafness. They amount to 0.03% of all the 55,767 people who have Deafness.
Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Deafness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Deafness when taking Methotrexate sodium * :
Severity of Deafness when taking Methotrexate sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Deafness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (8 people, 53.33%)
- Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 6.67%)
- Pain (1 people, 6.67%)
- Alopecia (1 people, 6.67%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (5 people, 33.33%)
- Folic acid (4 people, 26.67%)
- Prednisolone (4 people, 26.67%)
- Remicade (4 people, 26.67%)
- Enbrel (3 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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