Methotrexate sodium and Dementia - from FDA reports


Dementia is found among people who take Methotrexate sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Enbrel, and have Burkitt's lymphoma. This review analyzes which people have Dementia with Methotrexate sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,979 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 26, 2017

16,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium.
Among them, 20 people (0.12%) have Dementia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate sodium cause Dementia?

Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Methotrexate sodium *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Dementia when taking Methotrexate sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 6.25 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 81.25 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Burkitt's Lymphoma (2 people, 10.00%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (1 person, 5.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1 person, 5.00%)
  • Depression (1 person, 5.00%)
  • Astrocytoma (1 person, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Enbrel (9 people, 45.00%)
  • Lansoprazole (8 people, 40.00%)
  • Actonel (8 people, 40.00%)
  • Leucovorin Calcium (7 people, 35.00%)
  • Celebrex (7 people, 35.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (13 people, 65.00%)
  • Schizophrenia (8 people, 40.00%)
  • Persecutory Delusion (7 people, 35.00%)
  • Hallucination, Auditory (7 people, 35.00%)
  • Microangiopathy (4 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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