Plaquenil and Shaking palsy - from FDA reports


Shaking palsy is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Arava, and have Depression . We study 26,525 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA. Among them, 32 have Shaking palsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Shaking palsy and more.

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Shaking Palsy

Shaking palsy (disorder of the central nervous system characterized by tremor and impaired muscular coordination) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 37,856 Shaking palsy patients).

On Feb, 23, 2017

26,525 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 32 people (0.12%) have Shaking Palsy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plaquenil cause Shaking palsy?

Gender of people who have Shaking Palsy when taking Plaquenil *:

  • female: 90.62 %
  • male: 9.38 %

Age of people who have Shaking Palsy when taking Plaquenil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.33 %
  • 20-29: 3.33 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 3.33 %
  • 50-59: 3.33 %
  • 60+: 86.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (12 people, 37.50%)
  • Depression (12 people, 37.50%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Sleep Disorder (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Mineral Supplementation (8 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (11 people, 34.38%)
  • Arava (11 people, 34.38%)
  • Vicodin (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Prevacid (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Pamelor (8 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Indigestion (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Liver Function Test Abnormal (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Fainting (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Cataract (9 people, 28.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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