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 7,195 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 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 Mar, 4, 2015: 7,195 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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- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisolone, Plaquenil, Leflunomide, Methotrexate for a 63-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Folliculitis
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Zoloft, Methotrexate, Plaquenil for a 53-year old woman with Hair Loss, Iga Deficiency, Depression, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus Erythematosus. The patient has Don't Want To Socialize At All
- A study of side effects of Garlic for a 95-year old man with Pneumonia. The patient has Dementia (madness)
Recent Methotrexate sodium related drug comparison:
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