Methotrexate and Rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Rash is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Rash 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 Aug, 17, 2017

231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 8,153 people (3.53%) have Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate cause Rash?

Time on Methotrexate when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 31.34 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.01 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.92 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.21 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.92 %
  • 10+ years: 4.75 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Methotrexate *:

  • female: 76.38 %
  • male: 23.62 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Methotrexate *:

  • 0-1: 0.31 %
  • 2-9: 2.52 %
  • 10-19: 5.24 %
  • 20-29: 3.42 %
  • 30-39: 7.24 %
  • 40-49: 16.26 %
  • 50-59: 26.32 %
  • 60+: 38.66 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (573 people, 7.03%)
  • Pain (478 people, 5.86%)
  • High Blood Pressure (449 people, 5.51%)
  • Preventive Health Care (257 people, 3.15%)
  • Depression (243 people, 2.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (2,441 people, 29.94%)
  • Enbrel (2,162 people, 26.52%)
  • Folic Acid (1,765 people, 21.65%)
  • Remicade (870 people, 10.67%)
  • Prednisone (866 people, 10.62%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (1,108 people, 13.59%)
  • Pain (1,077 people, 13.21%)
  • Joint Pain (1,055 people, 12.94%)
  • Fever (899 people, 11.03%)
  • Drug Ineffective (882 people, 10.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate 234,868 users)

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