Sulfasalazine and Swelling face - from FDA reports
Swelling face is found among people who take Sulfasalazine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Swelling face 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, 13, 2017
19,517 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine.
Among them, 107 people (0.55%) have Swelling Face
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Swelling Face *:
- < 1 month: 66.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swelling Face when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- female: 69.61 %
- male: 30.39 %
Age of people who have Swelling Face when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.21 %
- 20-29: 7.37 %
- 30-39: 5.26 %
- 40-49: 20.0 %
- 50-59: 34.74 %
- 60+: 28.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (50 people, 46.73%)
- High Blood Pressure (13 people, 12.15%)
- Multiple Myeloma (11 people, 10.28%)
- Crohn's Disease (10 people, 9.35%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (10 people, 9.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (34 people, 31.78%)
- Plaquenil (22 people, 20.56%)
- Omeprazole (19 people, 17.76%)
- Enbrel (18 people, 16.82%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 14.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (33 people, 30.84%)
- Headache (32 people, 29.91%)
- Stress And Anxiety (22 people, 20.56%)
- Pain (22 people, 20.56%)
- Fatigue (22 people, 20.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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