Review: could Methotrexate cause Skin depigmentation?
We study 129,821 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 (latest outcomes from 131,165 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Skin depigmentation (lightening of the skin) (latest reports from 1,639 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, diabetes, birth control.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 129,821 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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