Review: could Methotrexate sodium cause Dementia?
Summary: Dementia is found among people who take Methotrexate sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Leucovorin calcium, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 7,196 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Methotrexate sodium has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 7,841 Methotrexate sodium users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 12,434 Dementia patients)
On Apr, 4, 2015: 7,196 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 16 people (0.22%) have Dementia.
Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Dementia * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Methotrexate sodium * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Methotrexate sodium ** :
How people recovered from Dementia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 81.25%)
- Burkitt's lymphoma (2 people, 12.50%)
- Aggression (1 people, 6.25%)
- Depression (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Leucovorin calcium (7 people, 43.75%)
- Prednisone tab (7 people, 43.75%)
- Celebrex (7 people, 43.75%)
- Lansoprazole (7 people, 43.75%)
- Actonel (7 people, 43.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Methotrexate for a 48-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Pain - Joints
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Orencia, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Arthritis - Rheumatoid. The patient has Joint Stiffness
- A study of side effects of Zantac 150 for a 53-year old woman with GERD. The patient has Dementia
- A study of drug interactions between Remicade, Methotrexate for a 47-year old woman with Sarcoidosis. The patient has Burning Eyes, Burning Eyes, Shortness Of Breath, Painful Respiration
- A study of drug interactions between Humira, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 71-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Depression, Skin Graft, Eyes - Yellow, Fatigue, Nausea And Vomiting, Confusional State, Tremor
Recent Methotrexate sodium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Azathioprine, Humira, Enbrel, Sulfadiazine, Methotrexate for a 42-year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Furosemide for a 55-year old man who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Aloe Vera Gel for a 64-year old woman who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Arava, Methotrexate, Humira, Remicade for a 55-year old woman who has Seronegative Arthritis
- Comparions of Prednisone, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 64-year old man who has Tenosynovitis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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