Review: could Soriatane cause Tendon rupture?
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 (latest outcomes from 1,760 users) has active ingredients of acitretin. It is often used in psoriasis.
Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) (latest reports from 35,012 patients) has been reported by people with sinusitis, bronchitis, urinary tract infection, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 1,732 people reported to have side effects when taking Soriatane. Among them, 11 people (0.64%) have Tendon Rupture. They amount to 0.03% of all the 35,010 people who have Tendon Rupture on eHealthMe.
Time on Soriatane when people have Tendon rupture * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Tendon rupture when taking Soriatane * :
|Tendon rupture||40.00%||60.00% |
Age of people who have Tendon rupture when taking Soriatane * :
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||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 * :
- Psoriasis (2 people, 18.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Propine (4 people, 36.36%)
- Timolol maleate (3 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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AML with PBSCT done 6/09. Various skin cancers from CGVHD from the transplant was the reason for the soriatane to be prescribed. Patient is now experiencing iron overload and could soriatane be some of the cause. Patient was 62 when he has PBSCT.
From this study (7 months ago):
I've been on Lipitor on and off over the last 5 years (never more than 20mg a day). I'm off it at present.
The Soriatane, I'm presently taking 25mg a day down from 50mg a day.
The Humira, I take one injection every 2 weeks (40mg/0.8ml).
The Gabapentin, I take 2 capsules (300mg each) twice daily, (for a total of 1200mg daily).
From this study (8 months ago):
Partial rupture of left achilles tendon. Two years in prosthetic, still painful and swollen after 4 years.
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