Methotrexate and Vomiting - from FDA reports
Vomiting 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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Vomiting 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 Dec, 23, 2017
231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 6,187 people (2.68%) have Vomiting
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methotrexate when people have Vomiting *:
- < 1 month: 36.16 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.19 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.7 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.35 %
- 10+ years: 4.07 %
Gender of people who have Vomiting when taking Methotrexate *:
- female: 76.46 %
- male: 23.54 %
Age of people who have Vomiting when taking Methotrexate *:
- 0-1: 0.85 %
- 2-9: 6.88 %
- 10-19: 10.33 %
- 20-29: 4.9 %
- 30-39: 8.29 %
- 40-49: 13.76 %
- 50-59: 22.92 %
- 60+: 32.05 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (371 people, 6.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (335 people, 5.41%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (328 people, 5.30%)
- Preventive Health Care (230 people, 3.72%)
- Crohn's Disease (225 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (1,373 people, 22.19%)
- Enbrel (1,160 people, 18.75%)
- Folic Acid (1,117 people, 18.05%)
- Prednisone (655 people, 10.59%)
- Remicade (565 people, 9.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (3,232 people, 52.24%)
- Diarrhea (1,750 people, 28.29%)
- Fever (1,137 people, 18.38%)
- Headache (1,082 people, 17.49%)
- Fatigue (847 people, 13.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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 ...
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 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
My wife was taken vralar for about six months. Everything was going good until they up her dose to 4.5 mg. After a week she stated to get Nauseated and started to vomit and it just got worse. She been to four different hospital for vomiting. They ran all kinds of tests and found nothing. Has ...
I have a friend taking methotrexate, folic acid, and Humira. She is taking drug test and keeps getting a positive. Someone told her it may be a "false" positive but she has to provide proof from a medical provider. Her rhematologist will not sign his name to it, being true or not. Can someone ...
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Hi. I’m New to the group. Am back on Gleevec after changing to Sprycel for 4 yrs and developing low O2 sats at rest and small pleural effusion. Off and on with methotrexate for Psoriasis and PsA. My hair feels like it’s getting thinner and when I wash it I’m losing quite a bit. Anyone else ...
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 ...
Data male 38 yeas old treat with Methotrexate 2.5 mg ( from one month) dose 4 tablets /week Rheumatoid Arthritis simple case in hands fingers I have already Acne relating to the start of treating with Methotrexate 2.5 mg