Review: could Methotrexate cause Dehydration?
Summary: Dehydration 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 Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 129,908 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,142 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration and more.
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Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 131,250 Methotrexate users)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, hepatitis c. (latest reports from 66,107 Dehydration patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 129,897 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 1,142 people (0.88%) have Dehydration.
Time on Methotrexate when people have Dehydration * :
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Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Methotrexate * :
Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Methotrexate * :
Severity of Dehydration when taking Methotrexate ** :
How people recovered from Dehydration ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (474 people, 41.51%)
- Osteoporosis (111 people, 9.72%)
- Acute lymphocytic leukaemia (63 people, 5.52%)
- Hypertension (61 people, 5.34%)
- Pain (50 people, 4.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (426 people, 37.30%)
- Prednisone (303 people, 26.53%)
- Humira (210 people, 18.39%)
- Remicade (197 people, 17.25%)
- Enbrel (151 people, 13.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisolone, Plaquenil, Leflunomide, Methotrexate for a 63-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Folliculitis
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Zoloft, Methotrexate, Plaquenil for a 53-year old woman with Hair Loss, Iga Deficiency, Depression, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus Erythematosus. The patient has Don't Want To Socialize At All
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Co-codamol for a 26-year old man with Neuropathic Pain. The patient has Dehydration, Dry Mouth, Stools - Bloody, Drowsiness
Recent Methotrexate related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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