Review: could Methotrexate cause Tooth infection (Tooth abscess)?
We study 129,821 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 467 have Tooth infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Tooth infection 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.
Tooth infection (pus formation in tooth) (latest reports from 103,181 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, metastases to bone, high blood pressure.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 129,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 467 people (0.36%) have Tooth Infection.
Time on Methotrexate when people have Tooth infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tooth infection||7.69%||3.85%||0.00%||34.62%||19.23%||15.38%||19.23% |
Gender of people who have Tooth infection when taking Methotrexate * :
|Tooth infection||82.28%||17.72% |
Age of people who have Tooth infection when taking Methotrexate * :
|Tooth infection||0.00%||0.26%||0.00%||0.77%||2.81%||15.82%||37.50%||42.86% |
Severity of Tooth infection when taking Methotrexate ** :
How people recovered from Tooth infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (268 people, 57.39%)
- Osteoporosis (53 people, 11.35%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (38 people, 8.14%)
- Pain (33 people, 7.07%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (33 people, 7.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Enbrel (224 people, 47.97%)
- Folic acid (150 people, 32.12%)
- Prednisone (121 people, 25.91%)
- Humira (91 people, 19.49%)
- Zometa (75 people, 16.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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