Sulfasalazine and Skin rash - from FDA reports
Skin rash is found among people who take Sulfasalazine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Skin rash with Sulfasalazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,517 people who have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 02, 2017
19,517 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine.
Among them, 953 people (4.88%) have Skin Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Skin Rash *:
- < 1 month: 42.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.1 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.47 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.02 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.73 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.85 %
- 10+ years: 1.23 %
Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- female: 72.3 %
- male: 27.7 %
Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.39 %
- 10-19: 2.49 %
- 20-29: 5.63 %
- 30-39: 9.16 %
- 40-49: 16.88 %
- 50-59: 26.7 %
- 60+: 38.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (484 people, 50.79%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (70 people, 7.35%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (69 people, 7.24%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (69 people, 7.24%)
- Pain (55 people, 5.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (282 people, 29.59%)
- Enbrel (240 people, 25.18%)
- Methotrexate (171 people, 17.94%)
- Plaquenil (120 people, 12.59%)
- Folic Acid (101 people, 10.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (137 people, 14.38%)
- Itching (129 people, 13.54%)
- Drug Ineffective (120 people, 12.59%)
- Fatigue (111 people, 11.65%)
- Joint Pain (110 people, 11.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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