A study for a 29 year old man who takes Sulfasalazine, Folic Acid - from FDA reports
38 males aged 29 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 29 year old male patient who has Ulcerative Colitis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.
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On Oct, 11, 2017
38 males aged 29 (±5) who take Sulfasalazine, Folic Acid are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Information of the patient in this study:
- Age: 29
- Gender: male
- Conditions: Ulcerative Colitis
- Drugs taken:
- Sulfasalazine (sulfasalazine)
- Folic Acid (folic acid)
eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
- Bruise: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who take the drugs)
- Low Platelet Count: 1 (2.63% of males aged 29 (±5) who take the drugs)
As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea
- Bruise in Ulcerative Colitis: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who have Ulcerative Colitis)
- Low Platelet Count in Ulcerative Colitis: 15 (0.68% of males aged 29 (±5) who have Ulcerative Colitis)
As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea
- Bruise in Sulfasalazine: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who take Sulfasalazine)
- Bruise in drugs with ingredients of Sulfasalazine: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of sulfasalazine)
- Bruise in Folic Acid: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who take Folic Acid)
- Bruise in drugs with ingredients of Folic Acid: 0 (0% of males aged 29 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of folic acid)
- Low Platelet Count in Sulfasalazine: 3 (0.76% of males aged 29 (±5) who take Sulfasalazine)
- Low Platelet Count in drugs with ingredients of Sulfasalazine: 6 (1.23% of males aged 29 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of sulfasalazine)
- Low Platelet Count in Folic Acid: 26 (2.79% of males aged 29 (±5) who take Folic Acid)
- Low Platelet Count in drugs with ingredients of Folic Acid: 28 (2.82% of males aged 29 (±5) who take drugs with ingredients of folic acid)
Most common drug interactions over time
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- joint pain
- injection site pain
- aseptic necrosis
- pain in extremity
- weight increased
- high blood cholesterol
- lung disorder
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (4 people, 10.53%)
- Crohn's Disease (4 people, 10.53%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (3 people, 7.89%)
- Preventive Health Care (3 people, 7.89%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (3 people, 7.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (27 people, 71.05%)
- Prednisone (16 people, 42.11%)
- Humira (13 people, 34.21%)
- Remicade (10 people, 26.32%)
- Enbrel (6 people, 15.79%)
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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What are the drugs?
- Sulfasalazine has active ingredients of sulfasalazine. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Sulfasalazine 21,558 users)
- Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Folic acid 105,611 users)
What are the conditions?
- Ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel disease (ibd). it causes swelling, ulcerations, and loss of function of the large intestine) can be treated by Asacol, Remicade, Lialda, Prednisone, Azathioprine (latest reports from 54,716 Ulcerative colitis patients)
What are the symtoms?
- Bruise (an injury appearing as an area of discoloured skin on the body) has been reported by people with pain, sleep disorder, heart attack, dysthymia, allergies (latest reports from 254 Bruise patients).
- Low platelet count has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 144,868 Low platelet count patients).
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