Plaquenil and Sore throat - from FDA reports


Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Plaquenil. We study 31,504 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA. Among them, 5 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.

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On Oct, 07, 2017

31,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil.
Among them, 5 people (0.02%) have Sore throat

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plaquenil cause Sore throat?

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

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

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

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

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Methotrexate (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Enbrel (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Lotrel (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Glucotrol Xl (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Fatigue (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Chest Pain (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Venous Thrombosis Deep Limb (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Sputum Discolored (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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