Methotrexate and Blood glucose increased - from FDA reports


Summary

Blood glucose increased is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Folic Acid, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Blood glucose increased with Methotrexate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 231,270 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 27, 2017

231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 1,037 people (0.45%) have Blood glucose increased


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate cause Blood glucose increased?

Time on Methotrexate when people have Blood glucose increased *:

  • < 1 month: 25.76 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.12 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.64 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 25.76 %
  • 10+ years: 4.55 %

Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Methotrexate *:

  • female: 72.46 %
  • male: 27.54 %

Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Methotrexate *:

  • 0-1: 0.12 %
  • 2-9: 1.62 %
  • 10-19: 4.99 %
  • 20-29: 2.44 %
  • 30-39: 2.9 %
  • 40-49: 11.72 %
  • 50-59: 28.31 %
  • 60+: 47.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes (101 people, 9.74%)
  • High Blood Pressure (91 people, 8.78%)
  • Pain (85 people, 8.20%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (65 people, 6.27%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (57 people, 5.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Folic Acid (237 people, 22.85%)
  • Humira (219 people, 21.12%)
  • Enbrel (183 people, 17.65%)
  • Prednisone (166 people, 16.01%)
  • Metformin (104 people, 10.03%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Joint Pain (163 people, 15.72%)
  • Nausea (160 people, 15.43%)
  • Fatigue (144 people, 13.89%)
  • High Blood Pressure (137 people, 13.21%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (136 people, 13.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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