Review: could Crohn's disease cause Ileus?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 61,420 people who have Crohn's disease. Among them, 1,340 experience Ileus (Intestinal obstruction). See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Crohn's disease (latest reports from 153,876 patients) is typically treated by Humira, Remicade, Pentasa, Prednisone, Asacol, Azathioprine.
Ileus (a painful obstruction of the ileum or other part of the intestine) (latest reports from 105,076 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 6, 2014: 61,408 people who have crohn's disease are studied. Among them, 1,207 (1.97%) have Ileus.
Gender of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Ileus * :
Age of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Ileus * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (1,207 people, 100.00%)
- Vitamin supplementation (166 people, 13.75%)
- Pain (158 people, 13.09%)
- Diarrhoea (157 people, 13.01%)
- Hypertension (155 people, 12.84%)
- Anxiety (140 people, 11.60%)
- Depression (126 people, 10.44%)
- Abdominal pain (108 people, 8.95%)
- Prophylaxis (108 people, 8.95%)
- Osteoporosis (102 people, 8.45%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (1,207 people, 100.00%)
- Remicade (626 people, 51.86%)
- Pentasa (428 people, 35.46%)
- Imuran (233 people, 19.30%)
- Azathioprine (214 people, 17.73%)
- Prednisone (197 people, 16.32%)
- Folic acid (179 people, 14.83%)
- Mesalamine (165 people, 13.67%)
- Methotrexate (146 people, 12.10%)
- Entocort ec (141 people, 11.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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