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Review: could Methotrexate cause Lightheadedness - dizzy (Dizziness)?

Summary: Lightheadedness - dizzy is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 129,841 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,505 have Lightheadedness - dizzy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lightheadedness - dizzy and more.

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Methotrexate

Methotrexate (latest outcomes from 131,185 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of methotrexate reports

Lightheadedness - dizzy

Lightheadedness - dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness) (latest reports from 1,294,992 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Oct, 29, 2014: 129,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 2,504 people (1.93%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy.

Trend of Lightheadedness - dizzy in Methotrexate reports

Time on Methotrexate when people have Lightheadedness - dizzy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lightheadedness - dizzy15.58%19.60%10.05%15.58%21.61%12.06%5.53%

Gender of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Methotrexate * :

FemaleMale
Lightheadedness - dizzy78.22%21.78%

Age of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Methotrexate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%1.36%2.58%3.17%8.46%15.57%25.70%43.17%

Severity of Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Methotrexate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lightheadedness - dizzy8.33%50.00%33.33%8.33%

How people recovered from Lightheadedness - dizzy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%16.67%83.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (1,627 people, 64.98%)
  2. Pain (199 people, 7.95%)
  3. Osteoporosis (182 people, 7.27%)
  4. Hypertension (162 people, 6.47%)
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy (147 people, 5.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (960 people, 38.34%)
  2. Humira (756 people, 30.19%)
  3. Enbrel (640 people, 25.56%)
  4. Prednisone (559 people, 22.32%)
  5. Remicade (423 people, 16.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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