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Review: could Crohn's disease cause Anal stenosis?
We study 61,520 people who have Crohn's disease from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Anal stenosis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract) (latest reports from 165,300 patients) can be treated by Humira, Remicade, Prednisone, Pentasa, Asacol, Azathioprine.
Anal stenosis (narrowing of the anal sphincter and opening) (latest reports from 1,090 patients) has been reported by people with acne, crohn's disease, asthma, pain, allergic rhinitis.
On Sep, 17, 2014: 61,502 people who have crohn's disease are studied. Among them, 86 (0.14%) have Anal Stenosis.
Gender of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Anal stenosis * :
|Anal stenosis||65.76%||34.24% |
Age of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Anal stenosis * :
|Anal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||30.46%||9.93%||33.77%||11.92%||10.60%||3.97% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Anal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (38 people, 44.19%)
- Colitis (20 people, 23.26%)
- Rectal abscess (20 people, 23.26%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 20.93%)
- Rhinitis allergic (16 people, 18.60%)
- Blood potassium decreased (15 people, 17.44%)
- Stomatitis (14 people, 16.28%)
- Adverse event (14 people, 16.28%)
- Hypokalaemia (6 people, 6.98%)
- Gastric disorder (4 people, 4.65%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (86 people, 100.00%)
- Prednisone (40 people, 46.51%)
- Azathioprine (36 people, 41.86%)
- Remicade (35 people, 40.70%)
- Mesalamine (32 people, 37.21%)
- Ciprofloxacin (26 people, 30.23%)
- Budesonide (24 people, 27.91%)
- Asacol (21 people, 24.42%)
- Metronidazole (20 people, 23.26%)
- Imuran (19 people, 22.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (10 hours ago):
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From this study (3 days ago):
Asga on Sep, 13, 2014:
Im interested about your comment to be cautious of b vitamins? why is this?
Anon on Sep, 7, 2014:
I am a 30 yr old woman, Homozygous A1298C for MTHFR, taking 1 mg Paxil, put on l-methylfolate by my doctor. It cause extreme acne, muscle twitching, severe mood swings, brain fog, etc. I had beautiful skin before, but after the methylfolate acne it is severely and deeply scarred and will never be the same again. We tried adding hydroxocobalamin and niacin to balance the methylfolate but it didnt work. It took two months for the severe breakouts to slow and even still I have deep breakouts, just not at the same extreme rate. Be cautious with B vitamins!
From this study (4 days ago):
Steroid course during flare ups
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