Methotrexate and Heart racing - from FDA reports
Heart racing 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 Folic Acid, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Heart racing 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 Sep, 20, 2017
231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 1,089 people (0.47%) have Heart racing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methotrexate when people have Heart racing *:
- < 1 month: 14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20 %
- 10+ years: 4 %
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Methotrexate *:
- female: 82.14 %
- male: 17.86 %
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Methotrexate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.34 %
- 10-19: 1.94 %
- 20-29: 3.42 %
- 30-39: 6.83 %
- 40-49: 18.56 %
- 50-59: 29.04 %
- 60+: 39.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (89 people, 8.17%)
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 4.59%)
- Pain (47 people, 4.32%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (40 people, 3.67%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 3.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Folic Acid (299 people, 27.46%)
- Enbrel (218 people, 20.02%)
- Humira (206 people, 18.92%)
- Remicade (201 people, 18.46%)
- Prednisone (153 people, 14.05%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (244 people, 22.41%)
- Chest Pain (226 people, 20.75%)
- Nausea (188 people, 17.26%)
- Fatigue (187 people, 17.17%)
- Headache (162 people, 14.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hi, I started on methotrexate approx 2mths ago to help with my rheumatoid condition Ankylosing Spondylitis. I also take Sulphasalazine and pre gabalin and have done since diagnosis 2.5yrs ago. Since starting in the methotrexate I have started to suffer with some unpleasant symptoms around ...
I have been taking Propanol for a week and I feel terrible. I am getting bad palpitation's and breathlessness. Im tired all the time and very panicky. Is this normal or should I stop taking them as I feel my life is not my own anymore and I cant stand this feeling anymore. I tried to contact my ...
10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
I started a low dose (10 mg) of methotrexate for rheumatoid arthritis last week and noticed this week, after taking my second does, that my face is breaking out. Does anyone have any similar experiences? I also take 5 mg of folic acid daily. Thanks for any help you can offer up.
User reviews to the study
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I've just started using victosa and from day one I've been experiencing a lot of palpations throughout the day and at night time. I was wondering if this is a common side effect and are there any more I should be aware of. Thank you in advance for any info. ..on this topic Mary H.