Plaquenil and Fatigue - from FDA reports


Summary

Fatigue is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Enbrel, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Fatigue with Plaquenil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,504 people who have side effects when taking Plaquenil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 20, 2017

31,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 2,541 people (8.07%) have Fatigue


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plaquenil cause Fatigue?

Time on Plaquenil when people have Fatigue *:

  • < 1 month: 20.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.01 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.82 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.01 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.2 %
  • 10+ years: 7.32 %

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Plaquenil *:

  • female: 87.56 %
  • male: 12.44 %

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Plaquenil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.05 %
  • 10-19: 0.81 %
  • 20-29: 2.54 %
  • 30-39: 9.82 %
  • 40-49: 17.06 %
  • 50-59: 28.65 %
  • 60+: 41.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (178 people, 7.01%)
  • Pain (170 people, 6.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (115 people, 4.53%)
  • Depression (92 people, 3.62%)
  • Arthritis (79 people, 3.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Enbrel (736 people, 28.96%)
  • Methotrexate (661 people, 26.01%)
  • Humira (506 people, 19.91%)
  • Prednisone (341 people, 13.42%)
  • Arava (318 people, 12.51%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (650 people, 25.58%)
  • Nausea (627 people, 24.68%)
  • Joint Pain (575 people, 22.63%)
  • Headache (505 people, 19.87%)
  • Drug Ineffective (483 people, 19.01%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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