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Related topic: Methotrexate sodium, Swelling face

Review: could Methotrexate cause Swelling face?

Summary: Swelling face could be caused by Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 7,192 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 7,837 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Swelling face

Swelling face (latest reports from 117,387 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 7,071 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 24 people (0.34%) have Swelling Face. They amount to 0.02% of all the 116,925 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. Nightmare (4 people, 16.67%)
  3. Depression (4 people, 16.67%)
  4. Osteoporosis (4 people, 16.67%)
  5. Cardiac disorder (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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