Methotrexate and Squamous cell cancer - mouth - from FDA reports
Squamous cell cancer - mouth is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Humira, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 209,150 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA. Among them, 7 have Squamous cell cancer - mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Squamous cell cancer - mouth and more.
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Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate 212,557 users)
Squamous Cell Cancer - Mouth
Squamous cell cancer - mouth (mouth cancer of a kind of epithelial cell) has been reported by people with oral cancer, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia (latest reports from 3,956 Squamous cell cancer - mouth patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
209,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 7 people (0.0%) have Squamous Cell Cancer - Mouth
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methotrexate when people have Squamous Cell Cancer - Mouth *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 100 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Squamous Cell Cancer - Mouth when taking Methotrexate *:
- female: 28.57 %
- male: 71.43 %
Age of people who have Squamous Cell Cancer - Mouth when taking Methotrexate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 33.33 %
- 50-59: 16.67 %
- 60+: 50.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (4 people, 57.14%)
- Thyroid Diseases (1 person, 14.29%)
- High Blood Pressure (1 person, 14.29%)
- Fluid Retention (1 person, 14.29%)
- Crohn's Disease (1 person, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (3 people, 42.86%)
- Remicade (2 people, 28.57%)
- Simponi (1 person, 14.29%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (1 person, 14.29%)
- Fenofibrate (1 person, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (1 person, 14.29%)
- Pulmonary Function Test Decreased (1 person, 14.29%)
- Pneumonia (1 person, 14.29%)
- Neoplasm Malignant (1 person, 14.29%)
- Injury (1 person, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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