Methotrexate and Coughing - from FDA reports
Coughing is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Coughing 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, 20, 2017
231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 5,924 people (2.56%) have Coughing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methotrexate when people have Coughing *:
- < 1 month: 16.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.78 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.16 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.86 %
- 10+ years: 9.19 %
Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Methotrexate *:
- female: 76.6 %
- male: 23.4 %
Age of people who have Coughing when taking Methotrexate *:
- 0-1: 0.12 %
- 2-9: 2.72 %
- 10-19: 3.12 %
- 20-29: 2.83 %
- 30-39: 6.15 %
- 40-49: 13.28 %
- 50-59: 28.8 %
- 60+: 42.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (441 people, 7.44%)
- High Blood Pressure (390 people, 6.58%)
- Pain (320 people, 5.40%)
- Vitamin Supplementation (217 people, 3.66%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (188 people, 3.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (1,862 people, 31.43%)
- Humira (1,717 people, 28.98%)
- Folic Acid (1,361 people, 22.97%)
- Prednisone (822 people, 13.88%)
- Remicade (445 people, 7.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (1,301 people, 21.96%)
- Breathing Difficulty (1,030 people, 17.39%)
- Nasopharyngitis (859 people, 14.50%)
- Fatigue (825 people, 13.93%)
- Joint Pain (764 people, 12.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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This is for my father. Shortly after starting methotrexate injections and cortisone for Rheumatoid arthritis my father started having language difficulties and now has dementia. He was diagnosed with Pick's disease. Could it be caused by these drugs? He is still taking them.
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