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Review: could Methotrexate cause Swelling face?

We study 7,193 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Swelling face. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling face and more.

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Methotrexate sodium

Methotrexate sodium (latest outcomes from 7,838 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Swelling face

Swelling face (latest reports from 118,504 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, pain, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 20, 2014: 7,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 24 people (0.33%) have Swelling Face. They amount to 0.02% of all the 118,498 people who have Swelling Face on eHealthMe.

Trend of Swelling face in Methotrexate sodium reports

Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Swelling face * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Swelling face0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Swelling face when taking Methotrexate sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swelling face0.00%4.17%4.17%0.00%0.00%25.00%33.33%33.33%

Severity of Swelling face when taking Methotrexate sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swelling face0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Swelling face ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Swelling face0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (23 people, 95.83%)
  2. Osteoporosis (4 people, 16.67%)
  3. Depression (4 people, 16.67%)
  4. Cardiac disorder (4 people, 16.67%)
  5. Nightmare (4 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (14 people, 58.33%)
  2. Enbrel (8 people, 33.33%)
  3. Humira (7 people, 29.17%)
  4. Remicade (7 people, 29.17%)
  5. Orencia (5 people, 20.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Dennis Walter on Aug, 2, 2014:

    That sound like a Fixed drug eruption

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  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • I have been taking methotrexate 10 mg (one injection a week) since 2002. I was then under Metoject (Methotrexate) 10 mg and then 7.5 mg until February 2013 when I had mouth sores. I was told I had mouth cancer in April 2014 and has been operated mid May at the Pitie Salpetriere hospital in Paris.

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