Review: could Soriatane cause Tendon Rupture?


Tendon rupture is found among people who take Soriatane, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Propine, and have Psoriasis . We study 2,395 people who have side effects while taking Soriatane from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Tendon rupture. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendon rupture and more.

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Soriatane has active ingredients of acitretin. It is often used in psoriasis. (latest outcomes from Soriatane 2,425 users)

Tendon Rupture

Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, sinusitis, high blood cholesterol, bronchitis, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 9,046 Tendon rupture patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

2,395 people reported to have side effects when taking Soriatane.
Among them, 11 people (0.46%) have Tendon Rupture

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Soriatane cause Tendon rupture?

Time on Soriatane when people have Tendon Rupture *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tendon Rupture when taking Soriatane *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Tendon Rupture when taking Soriatane *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriasis (2 people, 18.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Propine (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Timolol Maleate (3 people, 27.27%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tendonitis (6 people, 54.55%)
  • Necrosis Nos (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Hypersensitivity Nos (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Ligament Disorder Nos (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Drug Hypersensitivity (1 person, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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