Review: could Plaquenil cause Sore throat?
Summary: Sore throat could be caused by Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Prednisone, and have Acid reflux.
We study 14,665 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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On Apr, 12, 2014: 14,665 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 7 people (0.05%) have Sore Throat. They amount to 0.11% of all the 6,415 people who have Sore Throat on eHealthMe.
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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