eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Methotrexate > Withdrawal syndrome > Methotrexate and Withdrawal syndrome

Review: could Methotrexate cause Withdrawal syndrome?

We study 129,821 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Methotrexate and have Withdrawal syndrome >>>

Methotrexate

Methotrexate (latest outcomes from 131,137 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Withdrawal syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 56,805 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.

On Oct, 13, 2014: 129,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 44 people (0.03%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Withdrawal syndrome in Methotrexate reports

Time on Methotrexate when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Withdrawal syndrome100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Methotrexate * :

FemaleMale
Withdrawal syndrome79.25%20.75%

Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Methotrexate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%2.27%6.82%50.00%11.36%25.00%4.55%

Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Methotrexate ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (23 people, 52.27%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 31.82%)
  3. Fibromyalgia (12 people, 27.27%)
  4. Back pain (11 people, 25.00%)
  5. Depression (10 people, 22.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lyrica (19 people, 43.18%)
  2. Folic acid (12 people, 27.27%)
  3. Fentanyl-100 (11 people, 25.00%)
  4. Oxycodone hcl (9 people, 20.45%)
  5. Percocet (8 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Withdrawal Syndrome while taking Methotrexate?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Methotrexate and have Withdrawal Syndrome
- support group for people who take Methotrexate
- support group for people who have Withdrawal Syndrome

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (9 hours ago):

  • I find I can read something but have a difficult time relating what I have just read to another person. Although I understand what I have read, I just seem to have great difficulty putting it into words to relate

    Reply

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • Bloating nauseus mouth ulcers,sore puffy eyes

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Just quit methotrexate to see if depression improves.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Methotrexate, Withdrawal syndrome

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Lorazepam nearly killed me during cancer treatment
    Day 31 of cold turkey and I want to die. It is a roller coaster from body tics and sweats to rage and crying in one day. I felt so good the 4h day of c/t. It was like before my cancer diagnosis. My bowels are better off Lorazepam. I threw up during bowel movements from the pain. Off Lorazepam first ...

  • Humira: my experience
    I have had some form of arthritis probably since birth. My father and maternal grandfather had some form of arthritis. I began to realize pain in both ankles if I stood or walked too long. I began taking many NSAIDs when I was around 22. I've done gold, prednisone (twice), plaquenil, butazoidin, ...

  • Psoratic arthritis and trigeminal neuralgia
    hi i suffer from psorisis and psoratic athritis i was just diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia i was looking for the connection between the two and i see that there is one from your study the thing is all 13 people in the study said to have psoriatic arthropathy yet only one said to have psoratic a ...

More reviews for: Methotrexate, Withdrawal syndrome

On eHealthMe, Methotrexate (methotrexate sodium) is often used for rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions Methotrexate is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Methotrexate used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Sarcoidosis and Bladder Infection

- Balance Disorder and Vertigo

- Fibromyalgia

- Menopause

- Migraine

 

Recent user comments

- "after 15 month i have postmenopausal bleeding i just ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Was taking 165 mg methadone. reduced to 55mg within 7 ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Took me several years to figure out the connection he ... " (3 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Chondroitin Sulfates
- Velvet Bean
- Valyl Prolyl Proline
- Carotid Murmur
- Skin Necrosis

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.