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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 14,706 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 (latest outcomes from 15,510 users) has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) (latest reports from 6,786 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 14,693 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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