Review: could Methotrexate cause Influenza (The flu)?
We study 129,821 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 702 have Influenza. Find out below who they are, when they have Influenza and more.
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Methotrexate (latest outcomes from 131,165 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Influenza (the flu is caused by an influenza virus) (latest reports from 98,942 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression.
On Oct, 28, 2014: 129,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 702 people (0.54%) have Influenza.
Time on Methotrexate when people have Influenza * :
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Gender of people who have Influenza when taking Methotrexate * :
Age of people who have Influenza when taking Methotrexate * :
Severity of Influenza when taking Methotrexate ** :
How people recovered from Influenza ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (449 people, 63.96%)
- Pain (88 people, 12.54%)
- Hypertension (47 people, 6.70%)
- Vitamin supplementation (40 people, 5.70%)
- Osteoporosis (38 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (254 people, 36.18%)
- Folic acid (248 people, 35.33%)
- Enbrel (225 people, 32.05%)
- Prednisone (122 people, 17.38%)
- Remicade (58 people, 8.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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