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Review: could Plaquenil cause Sore throat?





Summary: Sore throat is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Acid reflux.

We study 14,712 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.

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Plaquenil

Plaquenil has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Plaquenil 15,520 users)

Sore throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) has been reported by people with depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Sore throat 3,030 patients)

On Dec, 5, 2014: 14,706 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 7 people (0.05%) have Sore Throat.

Trend of Sore throat in Plaquenil reports

Time on Plaquenil when people have Sore throat * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sore throat100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Sore throat when taking Plaquenil * :

FemaleMale
Sore throat100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Plaquenil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sore throat0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%28.57%57.14%

Severity of Sore throat when taking Plaquenil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sore throat0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Sore throat ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acid reflux (1 people, 14.29%)
  2. Pain management (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Sjogren's syndrome (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (4 people, 57.14%)
  2. Methotrexate (2 people, 28.57%)
  3. Enbrel (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Glucotrol xl (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Toprol-xl (1 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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