Review: could Plaquenil cause Polyarthritis?
This is a review of Polyarthritis by studying 14,633 people who take Plaquenil. We analyze: the time on Plaquenil when people have Polyarthritis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Polyarthritis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Plaquenil. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Plaquenil (latest outcomes from 15,409 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus. Commonly reported side effects of Plaquenil include nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, joint pain, pain.
Polyarthritis (arthritis which involves 5 or more joints simultaneously) (latest reports from 9,594 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, osteopenia, acne.
On Mar, 11, 2014: 14,633 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 15 people (0.10%) have Polyarthritis. They amount to 0.16% of all the 9,594 people who have Polyarthritis.
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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