Rheumatoid arthritis and Alternative medicine - pain relief - from FDA reports

Alternative medicine - pain relief is found among people with Rheumatoid arthritis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Enbrel and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,785 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA, and is updated regularly.

Who is eHealthMe: we are a data analysis company who specializes in health care industry. Our independent and original studies have been referenced on 400+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and EANO.

On Aug, 17, 2018

25,785 people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Alternative medicine - pain relief when you have Rheumatoid arthritis?

Gender of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief *:

  • female: 82.72 %
  • male: 17.28 %

Age of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief *:

  • 0-1: 0.01 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.42 %
  • 20-29: 2.04 %
  • 30-39: 6.11 %
  • 40-49: 15.88 %
  • 50-59: 32.19 %
  • 60+: 43.29 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 1,504 people, 5.83%
  2. Depression: 703 people, 2.73%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 672 people, 2.61%
  4. Diabetes: 455 people, 1.76%
  5. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 443 people, 1.72%
Check whether a drug or a condition causes Alternative medicine - pain relief

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Enbrel: 13,088 people, 50.76%
  2. Humira: 7,139 people, 27.69%
  3. Methotrexate: 5,408 people, 20.97%
  4. Actemra: 1,655 people, 6.42%
  5. Folic Acid: 1,602 people, 6.21%
Check whether a drug or a condition causes Alternative medicine - pain relief

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Joint Pain: 4,770 people, 18.50%
  2. Drug Ineffective: 3,774 people, 14.64%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3,389 people, 13.14%
  4. Pain In Extremity: 3,245 people, 12.58%
  5. Joint Swelling: 2,382 people, 9.24%
Click here to get more results

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Are you new to Rheumatoid arthritis or have questions?

Volunteer or get paid to help people with your care experience

Related studies

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) can be treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate sodium, Prednisone, Plaquenil (latest reports from 499,185 Rheumatoid arthritis patients)

Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief

Alternative medicine - pain relief has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, birth control (latest reports from 494,255 Alternative medicine - pain relief patients).

Drugs that are associated with Alternative medicine - pain relief
Alternative medicine - pain relief (1,687 drugs)
Other conditions that could cause Alternative medicine - pain relief
Alternative medicine - pain relief (4,875 conditions)
Browse all symptoms of Rheumatoid arthritis
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Related publications that referenced our studies

You are not alone. Join our personalized support groups:

You may be interested in these posts

More posts for: Rheumatoid arthritis, Alternative medicine - pain relief

Recent updates

General studies
Active Support Groups
Recent Care Guides

You could also:

  • Print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.