Review: could Progesterone cause Knee Swelling?


Knee swelling is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Humira, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 4,695 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Knee swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee swelling and more.

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Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from Progesterone 6,998 users)

Knee Swelling

Knee swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, psoriatic arthropathy, pain (latest reports from 45,968 Knee swelling patients).

On Oct, 16, 2016

4,695 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone.
Among them, 24 people (0.51%) have Knee Swelling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Progesterone cause Knee swelling?

Gender of people who have Knee Swelling when taking Progesterone *:

  • female: 91.3 %
  • male: 8.7 %

Age of people who have Knee Swelling when taking Progesterone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 22.22 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 22.22 %
  • 60+: 55.56 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 25.00%)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Pregnancy (3 people, 12.50%)
  • Osteoarthritis (3 people, 12.50%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (3 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (8 people, 33.33%)
  • Fosamax (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Folic Acid (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Enbrel (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Prednisone (3 people, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Oedema Peripheral (6 people, 25.00%)
  • Arthralgia (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Pain In Extremity (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Depression (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Pain (3 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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