Review: could Paracetamol cause Dengue Fever?


Dengue fever is found among people who take Paracetamol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Mabthera, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 27,038 people who have side effects while taking Paracetamol from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Dengue fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Dengue fever and more.

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Paracetamol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Paracetamol 32,896 users)

Dengue Fever

Dengue fever has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, diabetes (latest reports from 1,063 Dengue fever patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

27,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Paracetamol.
Among them, 11 people (0.04%) have Dengue Fever

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Paracetamol cause Dengue fever?

Gender of people who have Dengue Fever when taking Paracetamol *:

  • female: 90.91 %
  • male: 9.09 %

Age of people who have Dengue Fever when taking Paracetamol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 25.0 %
  • 50-59: 37.5 %
  • 60+: 37.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (7 people, 63.64%)
  • Pain (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Hypertension (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (1 person, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Mabthera (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Prednisone. (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Methotrexate (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Nimesulide (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Humira (2 people, 18.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Wound (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Pyrexia (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Malaise (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Headache (3 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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