Methotrexate and C-reactive protein increased - from FDA reports


Summary

C-reactive protein increased is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Humira, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have C-reactive protein increased with Methotrexate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 231,270 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 24, 2017

231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 1,308 people (0.57%) have C-reactive protein increased


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate cause C-reactive protein increased?

Time on Methotrexate when people have C-reactive protein increased *:

  • < 1 month: 37.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.51 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.95 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.56 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.44 %
  • 10+ years: 5.12 %

Gender of people who have C-reactive protein increased when taking Methotrexate *:

  • female: 67.42 %
  • male: 32.58 %

Age of people who have C-reactive protein increased when taking Methotrexate *:

  • 0-1: 0.73 %
  • 2-9: 5.45 %
  • 10-19: 6.18 %
  • 20-29: 3.91 %
  • 30-39: 6.91 %
  • 40-49: 12.45 %
  • 50-59: 22.45 %
  • 60+: 41.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (75 people, 5.73%)
  • High Blood Pressure (73 people, 5.58%)
  • Preventive Health Care (58 people, 4.43%)
  • Crohn's Disease (40 people, 3.06%)
  • Pain (36 people, 2.75%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (396 people, 30.28%)
  • Enbrel (266 people, 20.34%)
  • Prednisolone (222 people, 16.97%)
  • Folic Acid (222 people, 16.97%)
  • Remicade (173 people, 13.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (389 people, 29.74%)
  • Red Blood Cell Sedimentation Rate Increased (295 people, 22.55%)
  • Drug Ineffective (234 people, 17.89%)
  • Joint Pain (193 people, 14.76%)
  • Thrombocytopenia (125 people, 9.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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