Review: could Plaquenil cause Sore throat?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 21, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,633 people who take Plaquenil. Among them, 7 have Sore throat. See who they are, when they have Sore throat and more. This review is 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.
Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) (latest reports from 6,183 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, asthma, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 14,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 7 people (0.05%) have Sore Throat.
Time on Plaquenil when people have Sore throat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sore throat||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sore throat when taking Plaquenil * :
|Sore throat||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Plaquenil * :
|Sore throat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||57.14% |
Severity of Sore throat when taking Plaquenil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sore throat||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sore throat ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acid reflux (1 people, 14.29%)
- Pain management (1 people, 14.29%)
- Sjogren's syndrome (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (4 people, 57.14%)
- Methotrexate (2 people, 28.57%)
- Enbrel (1 people, 14.29%)
- Glucotrol xl (1 people, 14.29%)
- Toprol-xl (1 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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