Methotrexate and Plaquenil drug interactions - from FDA reports
Drug interactions are reported among people who take Methotrexate and Plaquenil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Methotrexate and Plaquenil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,985 people who take the same drugs from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 21, 2017
11,985 people who take Methotrexate, Plaquenil are studied.
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate 234,881 users)
Plaquenil has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus. (latest outcomes from Plaquenil 33,465 users)
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- Henien M, Carey B, Hullah E, Sproat C, Patel V, "methotrexate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw: A report of two cases", Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, 2017 Dec .
On eHealthMe, Methotrexate (methotrexate sodium) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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Questions to the study
I recently started gabapentin for nerve pain and fibromyalgia however have been taking plaquinel for years for arthritis. My question is, do I really need both? I have researched and found gabapentin can be used for many conditions including arthritis. I also know you don't have to ween off of ...
I HAVE RA FOR 6 YEARS STARTED COUGHING 2MONTHS AGO WENT MY PULMONARY DOCTOR. TOOK OUT PLEURAL FLUID TWICE IN 2 MONTHS. I HAVE BEEN TAKING METH0TREXATE. 25 MG 1 AWEEK FOR 6 YEARS. COULD THIS CAUSE PLEURAL FLUID AROUND LUNG; THANKS AGAIN JOHN SCALA
I have psoriatic arthritis and take methotrexate and plaquenil. I am doing well on these meds except for pain on the upper left side and around the back. The only relief is when I lay down. The pain is usually in the afternoon or when standing.
I have been sick seven years at first they told everyone it was Fibromyalgia, then my ANA was positive with speckled pattern and sjorgens syndrom, now I have been diagnosed with hypermobility joint syndrom, which is crazy because my joints have NEVER been flexible and still aren't The dr ...
I have been recently given a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. I had an atypical presentation with muscle pains in my thighs and later on wrist swelling. No joint pains or stiffness. Probably very early still. I am taking low dose steroids and MTX. The muscle pains improved but I developed ...
User posts to the study
On plaquenil for sjogrens / lupus / now have dx of ulcerative Colitis. Also have Graves ( hyperthyroid), graves eye, MCTD, all of these are overlapping autoimmune diseases. In addition: I had a Left eye stroke.. blindness! Small hiadel hernia, watch on liver /varient type. Cyst in kidneys ...
I fell about a week ago and really scraped up my arm. However something very itchy started on my arm and nothing would fix it... I asked the pharmacist about this (as it is a weekend) and he said if I had a steroid cream I should try it... I did the ultimate wrong thing... We had some ...
I am 65 years old. I was diagnosed with discoid lupus about 6 years ago. Was prescribed topical steroids along with Taclonex, Elidel, Tacrolimus, Betamethasone, scalp injections, steroid injections. I switched doctors a few months ago after a pretty bad flare and was finally prescribed the ...