Review: Anterior uveitis in Sulfasalazine
This is a review of Anterior uveitis (Uveitis) by studying 10,874 people who take Sulfasalazine. We analyze: the time on Sulfasalazine when people have Anterior uveitis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Anterior uveitis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Sulfasalazine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sulfasalazine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of sulfasalazine. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Sulfasalazine include fever, rashes, nausea, nausea aggravated, arthralgia aggravated.
Anterior uveitis (inflammation of the middle layer of the eye, which includes the iris (colored part of the eye) and adjacent tissue, known as the ciliary body) has been reported by people with ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, macular degeneration, osteoporosis, uveitis.
On Dec, 12, 2013: 10,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine. Among them, 19 people (0.17%) have Anterior Uveitis.
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Anterior uveitis * :
Gender of people who have Anterior uveitis when taking Sulfasalazine * :
|Anterior uveitis||65.00%||35.00% |
Age of people who have Anterior uveitis when taking Sulfasalazine * :
|Anterior uveitis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.33%||0.00%||60.00%||6.67%||20.00% |
Severity of Anterior uveitis when taking Sulfasalazine ** :
How people recovered from Anterior uveitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 52.63%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (4 people, 21.05%)
- Osteoporosis prophylaxis (3 people, 15.79%)
- Product used for unknown indication (1 people, 5.26%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (1 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (9 people, 47.37%)
- Humira (8 people, 42.11%)
- Enbrel (8 people, 42.11%)
- Folic acid (5 people, 26.32%)
- Arava (5 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Wallybug: Which drug seems more effective for ra pain?
(for a 56 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and takes Sulfasalazine, Celebrex, Cymbalta)
Severe RA - taking sulfasalazine, but extreme fatigue. Good pain relief with celebrax and cymbalta. Taking prednisone for 6 months, tapering to half a tablet for one month. My concerns are swollen eyelids and hair loss. Anyone know if swelling, especially bad when waking in morning is typical for my ...
(Number of patients like Wallybug: 3,972)
- By janey: Does sulfasalazine make you gain weight
(for a 51 year old woman who has Arthritis - Rheumatoid, and takes Sulfasalazine)
I have steadily gained weight while on this drug has anybody had the same weight gain I do not eat much at all and average activeness nothing different in this since starting the tablets very confused.
(Number of patients like janey: 947)
- By vlee_bg: What systemic treatments work for uveitis?
(for a 57 year old woman who has Uveitis, and takes Methotrexate)
I am taking methotrexate injections for uveitis and not having much luck controlling it. The side effects are horrible. I am bedridden for several days. If I am very lucky I have 1, mayby 2 good days a week then it is time for the next injection.
(Number of patients like vlee_bg: 698)
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