Review: could Sulfasalazine cause Swelling face?
We study 11,400 people who have side effects while taking Sulfasalazine from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Swelling face. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling face and more.
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Sulfasalazine (latest outcomes from 11,725 users) has active ingredients of sulfasalazine. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Swelling face (latest reports from 118,502 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, pain, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 19, 2014: 11,400 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine. Among them, 65 people (0.57%) have Swelling Face. They amount to 0.05% of all the 118,454 people who have Swelling Face on eHealthMe.
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Swelling face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swelling face||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Swelling face when taking Sulfasalazine * :
|Swelling face||68.66%||31.34% |
Age of people who have Swelling face when taking Sulfasalazine * :
|Swelling face||0.00%||0.00%||6.45%||4.84%||4.84%||30.65%||33.87%||19.35% |
Severity of Swelling face when taking Sulfasalazine ** :
How people recovered from Swelling face ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (24 people, 36.92%)
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 15.38%)
- Crohn's disease (9 people, 13.85%)
- Colitis ulcerative (7 people, 10.77%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (7 people, 10.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (22 people, 33.85%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 24.62%)
- Omeprazole (15 people, 23.08%)
- Calcium (14 people, 21.54%)
- Plaquenil (14 people, 21.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Karen on Aug, 15, 2011:
I do not take any medications my BP is usually within normal range of 115 over 78. After taking aloe vera tablets. One today and one yesterday...I am experiencing increased BP and heart rate. It did however, take my heartburn away. I will not take anymore aloe vera orally. Will only use it on my skin from here on out. Not liking the feeling that it gives me.
Brandy on Jun, 30, 2012:
I am 29 year old female..I took one capsule at midnight two days ago. I have been experiencing extreme stomach cramps and diarrhea. I can not keep any food in my system. I have been miserable for two days now. I will never take these pills again. I've tried to counter act the side affect with pepto but as of right now that's not working. I am trying to stay hydrated because it's pure liquid coming out. This is the worst feeling every...
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