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Review: could Plaquenil cause Polyarthritis?

We study 14,693 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

Plaquenil (latest outcomes from 15,500 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Polyarthritis

Polyarthritis (arthritis which involves 5 or more joints simultaneously) (latest reports from 10,081 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, crohn's disease, acne.

On Oct, 28, 2014: 14,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 15 people (0.10%) have Polyarthritis.

Trend of Polyarthritis in Plaquenil reports

Time on Plaquenil when people have Polyarthritis * :

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Gender of people who have Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil * :

FemaleMale
Polyarthritis88.89%11.11%

Age of people who have Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Polyarthritis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%6.67%20.00%20.00%53.33%

Severity of Polyarthritis when taking Plaquenil ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Polyarthritis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Dyspepsia (6 people, 40.00%)
  2. Osteoporosis (4 people, 26.67%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 20.00%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 13.33%)
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy (1 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Synthroid (9 people, 60.00%)
  2. Prilosec (8 people, 53.33%)
  3. Methotrexate (6 people, 40.00%)
  4. Dyazide (6 people, 40.00%)
  5. Forteo (6 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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