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 129,925 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 131,268 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 66,110 Dehydration patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 129,908 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, Orencia, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Arthritis - Rheumatoid. The patient has Joint Stiffness
- A study of drug interactions between Remicade, Methotrexate for a 47-year old woman with Sarcoidosis. The patient has Burning Eyes, Burning Eyes, Shortness Of Breath, Painful Respiration
- A study of drug interactions between Humira, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 71-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Depression, Skin Graft, Eyes - Yellow, Fatigue, Nausea And Vomiting, Confusional State, Tremor
- A study of side effects of Methotrexate for a 55-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Diarrhoea
- A study of drug interactions between Plaquenil, Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Methotrexate, Lamictal for a 47-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Seizures. The patient has Broken Jaw
Recent Methotrexate related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Azathioprine, Humira, Enbrel, Sulfadiazine, Methotrexate for a 42-year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Furosemide for a 55-year old man who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Aloe Vera Gel for a 64-year old woman who has Arthritis
- Comparions of Arava, Methotrexate, Humira, Remicade for a 55-year old woman who has Seronegative Arthritis
- Comparions of Prednisone, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 64-year old man who has Tenosynovitis
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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