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 Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Skin rash with Sulfasalazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,746 people who have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 25, 2017
20,746 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine.
Among them, 1,082 people (5.22%) have Skin rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Skin rash *:
- < 1 month: 41.24 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.64 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.47 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.73 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.26 %
- 10+ years: 1.13 %
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- female: 74.38 %
- male: 25.62 %
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.35 %
- 10-19: 2.21 %
- 20-29: 5.0 %
- 30-39: 8.14 %
- 40-49: 17.33 %
- 50-59: 25.7 %
- 60+: 41.28 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (75 people, 6.93%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (71 people, 6.56%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (70 people, 6.47%)
- Pain (59 people, 5.45%)
- Crohn's Disease (51 people, 4.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (346 people, 31.98%)
- Enbrel (332 people, 30.68%)
- Plaquenil (178 people, 16.45%)
- Methotrexate (171 people, 15.80%)
- Arava (152 people, 14.05%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Ineffective (180 people, 16.64%)
- Itching (154 people, 14.23%)
- Fever (146 people, 13.49%)
- Joint Pain (139 people, 12.85%)
- Pain (137 people, 12.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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