Review: could Methotrexate cause Skin depigmentation?
Summary: Skin depigmentation is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, also take medication Humira, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 129,908 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Skin depigmentation. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin depigmentation and more.
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Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 131,250 Methotrexate users)
Skin depigmentation (lightening of the skin) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, diabetes, birth control. (latest reports from 462 Skin depigmentation patients)
On Mar, 17, 2015: 129,897 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 9 people (0.01%) have Skin Depigmentation.
Time on Methotrexate when people have Skin depigmentation * :
Gender of people who have Skin depigmentation when taking Methotrexate * :
|Skin depigmentation||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Skin depigmentation when taking Methotrexate * :
|Skin depigmentation||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||44.44%||22.22%||11.11%||11.11% |
Severity of Skin depigmentation when taking Methotrexate ** :
How people recovered from Skin depigmentation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (5 people, 55.56%)
- Hypersensitivity (1 people, 11.11%)
- Migraine (1 people, 11.11%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (1 people, 11.11%)
- Bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (5 people, 55.56%)
- Cyclosporine (4 people, 44.44%)
- Methylprednisolone (3 people, 33.33%)
- Kestine (1 people, 11.11%)
- Emerge (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Methotrexate for a 71-year old man with RA. The patient has Itching - Burning Eyes, Muscle Weakness (a lack of muscle strength)
Recent Methotrexate related drug comparison:
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