Methotrexate and Lightheadedness - dizzy - from FDA reports
Lightheadedness - dizzy 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 Enbrel, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Lightheadedness - dizzy with Methotrexate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 223,372 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 20, 2017
223,372 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 4,912 people (2.2%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methotrexate when people have Lightheadedness - Dizzy *:
- < 1 month: 16.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.53 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.87 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.97 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.8 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.6 %
- 10+ years: 7.85 %
Gender of people who have Lightheadedness - Dizzy when taking Methotrexate *:
- female: 78.71 %
- male: 21.29 %
Age of people who have Lightheadedness - Dizzy when taking Methotrexate *:
- 0-1: 0.21 %
- 2-9: 1.33 %
- 10-19: 2.73 %
- 20-29: 3.12 %
- 30-39: 6.92 %
- 40-49: 14.31 %
- 50-59: 27.76 %
- 60+: 43.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (2,899 people, 59.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (350 people, 7.13%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (339 people, 6.90%)
- Pain (329 people, 6.70%)
- Psoriasis (247 people, 5.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (1,280 people, 26.06%)
- Humira (1,275 people, 25.96%)
- Folic Acid (1,127 people, 22.94%)
- Prednisone (601 people, 12.24%)
- Remicade (449 people, 9.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,365 people, 27.79%)
- Headache (1,106 people, 22.52%)
- Fatigue (881 people, 17.94%)
- Weakness (722 people, 14.70%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (707 people, 14.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Methotrexate?
Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate 226,881 users)
Lightheadedness - Dizzy
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