Methotrexate and Heart racing - from FDA reports


Summary

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:

Could Methotrexate cause Heart racing?

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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