Table 5

Concerns: percentage of posts with a negative sentiment

ConcernbDMARD (%)csDMARD (%)Difference95% CI lower limit95% CI upper limitP value
Joint pain13.8552310.955012.9002192.09533.70610.0001
Itching2.7301341.7503450.9797880.61911.34510.0001
Rash3.2887492.6024870.6862620.27331.10190.0011
Cancer2.4390241.7964070.6426170.29120.99750.0003
Weight gain2.454762.0958080.358952−0.00560.72560.0534
Common cold1.3139261.1208350.1930910.07540.46390.1577
Migraines1.4240761.3127590.1113160.17330.39750.4421
Muscle pain1.1250981.059420.0656790.18930.3220.6122
Fever1.5106221.4586210.0520.24440.34950.7302
Weight loss1.0700241.520037−0.450010.17390.72870.0014
Hair loss2.2659326.847843−4.581914.07985.09110.0001
Nausea2.98977211.24674−8.256977.64178.87870.0001
  • bDMARD, biological disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug; csDMARD, conventional synthetic agents disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug.