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Review: could Methotrexate sodium cause Skin cancer - basal cell (Basal cell carcinoma)?





Summary: Skin cancer - basal cell is found among people who take Methotrexate sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 7,195 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Skin cancer - basal cell. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin cancer - basal cell 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 7,840 users)

Skin cancer - basal cell

Skin cancer - basal cell (type of skin cancer) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia.(latest reports from Skin cancer - basal cell 5,209 patients)

On Dec, 22, 2014: 7,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 31 people (0.43%) have Skin Cancer - Basal Cell.

Trend of Skin cancer - basal cell in Methotrexate sodium reports

Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Skin cancer - basal cell * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin cancer - basal cell0.00%0.00%66.67%13.33%6.67%0.00%13.33%

Age of people who have Skin cancer - basal cell when taking Methotrexate sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin cancer - basal cell0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.41%0.00%94.59%

Severity of Skin cancer - basal cell when taking Methotrexate sodium ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Skin cancer - basal cell ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (29 people, 93.55%)
  2. Hypertension (15 people, 48.39%)
  3. Meniere's disease (14 people, 45.16%)
  4. Osteoporosis (14 people, 45.16%)
  5. Conjunctivitis allergic (12 people, 38.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (17 people, 54.84%)
  2. Norvasc (15 people, 48.39%)
  3. Hyalein (14 people, 45.16%)
  4. Micardis (14 people, 45.16%)
  5. Methycobal (14 people, 45.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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