A study for a 35 year old woman who takes Methotrexate - from FDA reports


12,272 females aged 35 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 35 year old female patient who has Ra. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 21, 2018

12,272 females aged 35 (±5) who take Methotrexate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Methotrexate for a 35-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 35
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Ra
  • Drugs taken:
    • Methotrexate (methotrexate sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Migraine(headache): 136 (1.11% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)

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

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

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Nausea and vomiting
  2. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  3. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (pres), also known as reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome (rpls), is a syndrome characterized by headache, confusion, seizures and visual loss)
  4. Fever
  5. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection)
  6. Weight increased
  7. Itching
  8. Joint pain
  9. Heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding
  10. Acute graft versus host disease (acute complication following an allogeneic tissue/blood transplant)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Fever
  4. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  5. Nausea and vomiting
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Hair loss
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  9. Joint pain
  10. Mouth ulcers
6 - 12 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Cough
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  5. Transaminases increased
  6. Pneumonia
  7. Weakness
  8. Sarcoidosis (an inflammatory disease that affects multiple organs in the body, but mostly the lungs and lymph glands)
  9. Eye pain
  10. Headache (pain in head)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  5. Nausea and vomiting
  6. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component)
  7. Joint pain
  8. Diarrhea
  9. Birth control
  10. Fever
2 - 5 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  5. Transaminases increased
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  10. Sarcoidosis (an inflammatory disease that affects multiple organs in the body, but mostly the lungs and lymph glands)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Fever
  3. Infection
  4. Hypersensitivity
  5. Pleural effusion (water on the lungs)
  6. Vasculitis (inflammation of a blood vessel or blood vessels)
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)
  10. White blood cell count decreased
10+ years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Cough
  4. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  5. Headache (pain in head)
  6. Weakness
  7. Kidney stones
  8. Lower respiratory tract infection
  9. Optic neuritis (optic nerve inflammation)
  10. Inflammation
not specified:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Joint pain
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Injection site pain
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Pain
  8. Fever
  9. Injection site erythema (redness at injection site)
  10. Rashes (redness)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 996 people, 8.12%
  2. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 557 people, 4.54%
  3. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 521 people, 4.25%
  4. Pain : 475 people, 3.87%
  5. Ankylosing Spondylitis (type of arthritis affecting the spine): 319 people, 2.60%
  6. Depression : 286 people, 2.33%
  7. Preventive Health Care : 259 people, 2.11%
  8. Vitamin Supplementation : 252 people, 2.05%
  9. Birth Control : 217 people, 1.77%
  10. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue): 209 people, 1.70%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Enbrel (3,410 people, 27.79%)
  2. Humira (2,977 people, 24.26%)
  3. Folic Acid (2,109 people, 17.19%)
  4. Prednisone (1,256 people, 10.23%)
  5. Remicade (1,024 people, 8.34%)
  6. Plaquenil (790 people, 6.44%)
  7. Arava (450 people, 3.67%)
  8. Actemra (437 people, 3.56%)
  9. Prednisolone (422 people, 3.44%)
  10. Orencia (365 people, 2.97%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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