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Review: could Soriatane cause Tendon rupture?

Summary: 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 1,732 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 1,760 users)

Tendon rupture

Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) has been reported by people with sinusitis, bronchitis, urinary tract infection, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Tendon rupture 6,453 patients)

On Dec, 22, 2014: 1,732 people reported to have side effects when taking Soriatane. Among them, 11 people (0.64%) have Tendon Rupture.

Trend of Tendon rupture in Soriatane reports

Time on Soriatane when people have Tendon rupture * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tendon rupture0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

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

Tendon rupture40.00%60.00%

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

Tendon rupture0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Tendon rupture when taking Soriatane ** :


How people recovered from Tendon rupture ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Psoriasis (2 people, 18.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Propine (4 people, 36.36%)
  2. Timolol maleate (3 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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