Review: could Plaquenil cause Polyarthritis?
We study 14,683 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Polyarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Polyarthritis and more.
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Plaquenil (latest outcomes from 15,488 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Polyarthritis (arthritis which involves 5 or more joints simultaneously) (latest reports from 10,053 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, crohn's disease, acne.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 14,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 15 people (0.10%) have Polyarthritis. They amount to 0.15% of all the 10,053 people who have Polyarthritis on eHealthMe.
Time on Plaquenil when people have Polyarthritis * :
Gender of people who have Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil * :
Age of people who have Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil * :
Severity of Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil ** :
How people recovered from Polyarthritis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dyspepsia (6 people, 40.00%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 26.67%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 20.00%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 13.33%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (9 people, 60.00%)
- Prilosec (8 people, 53.33%)
- Methotrexate (6 people, 40.00%)
- Dyazide (6 people, 40.00%)
- Forteo (6 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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