Plaquenil and Serum sickness - from FDA reports
Serum sickness is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prednisone, and have Lupus nephritis. This review analyzes which people have Serum sickness 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 Sep, 26, 2017
31,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 23 people (0.07%) have Serum sickness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plaquenil when people have Serum sickness *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Serum sickness when taking Plaquenil *:
- female: 86.96 %
- male: 13.04 %
Age of people who have Serum sickness when taking Plaquenil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 9.09 %
- 20-29: 13.64 %
- 30-39: 13.64 %
- 40-49: 9.09 %
- 50-59: 31.82 %
- 60+: 22.73 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Lupus Nephritis (3 people, 13.04%)
- Preventive Health Care (2 people, 8.70%)
- Multiple Myeloma (2 people, 8.70%)
- Nephrotic Syndrome (1 person, 4.35%)
- Juvenile Arthritis (1 person, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (7 people, 30.43%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (6 people, 26.09%)
- Dexamethasone (6 people, 26.09%)
- Methotrexate (4 people, 17.39%)
- Actemra (4 people, 17.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (10 people, 43.48%)
- Rashes (8 people, 34.78%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (5 people, 21.74%)
- Pharyngeal Oedema (4 people, 17.39%)
- Coughing Up Blood (4 people, 17.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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