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Would you have Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness (Weakness) when you have Crohn's disease?

Summary: Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness is found among people with Crohn's disease, especially people who are female, 10-19 old, also have Pain, and take medication Humira.

We study 1,550 people who have Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness (Weakness) and Crohn's disease from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Crohn's disease

Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract) can be treated by Humira, Remicade, Prednisone, Pentasa, Azathioprine, Asacol. (latest reports from 75,759 Crohn's Disease patients)

Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness

Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 180,459 Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness patients)

On Dec, 29, 2014: 1,550 people who have crohn's disease and Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness are studied.

Trend of Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness in crohn's disease reports

Gender of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness * :

FemaleMale
Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness63.70%36.30%

Age of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness0.00%0.00%5.30%16.08%20.75%20.05%18.47%19.35%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness12.50%25.00%37.50%25.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Pain (197 people, 12.71%)
  2. Hypertension (152 people, 9.81%)
  3. Vitamin supplementation (136 people, 8.77%)
  4. Depression (130 people, 8.39%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (128 people, 8.26%)
  6. Anxiety (123 people, 7.94%)
  7. Insomnia (104 people, 6.71%)
  8. Nausea (77 people, 4.97%)
  9. Diarrhoea (68 people, 4.39%)
  10. Prophylaxis (64 people, 4.13%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Humira (1,181 people, 76.19%)
  2. Remicade (664 people, 42.84%)
  3. Prednisone (310 people, 20.00%)
  4. Pentasa (269 people, 17.35%)
  5. Cimzia (214 people, 13.81%)
  6. Azathioprine (173 people, 11.16%)
  7. Imuran (158 people, 10.19%)
  8. Vitamin d (126 people, 8.13%)
  9. Asacol (108 people, 6.97%)
  10. Folic acid (101 people, 6.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Diagnosed with Crohns disease in March 2013. Have been taking Lialda and Lansoprazole since. On Jan. 15th, 2013 I received a flu shot and started having flu symptoms immediately. On Jan. 20th, I started getting the restless arm and legs syndrome and by Jan. 24th, I could barely walk or lift a spoon. I saw my primary care doctor who put me on Prednisone and the symptoms have not worsened but I am having migraines, joint pain, some tingling and weakness in both arms and legs and neck muscles. Blood pressure rises when I do any moving around. Wondering if this could be a sign of Guillain-Barre syndrome as an extraintestinal manifestation of Crohn's disease as I have done some research this morning.

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  • Couldn't walk after second Remicade infusion for Crohn's. Was switched to Humira with same results. Am now bedridden and can no longer work outside the home. Mayo Clinic diagnosed it as drug-induced lupus but blood markers are changing while symptoms are not.

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    JAYANTA KUMAR BANDYOPADHYAY on Apr, 24, 2012:

    After the first dose of Infliximab Remicade for HLA B27 + Spondyloarthropathy, ( second is due in May 2012 and I am advised for life long such an expensive treatment with no curability but to restrict the rate of deterioration), my condition is in a fix. My cornea is also affected with total absence of goblet cells suggestive of grade iv squamous metaplasia. However, my Doctor is very good / caring and humanitarian. I took opinion of four leading doctors in India and email advice from USA/UK/Netharland and all confirmed my treatment on correct path. I do not know how to finance Rs.10 Lakhs every year when my income is 50%. of that.
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    bdog4u2 on Dec, 6, 2012:

    I'm a 38 yr old male. I've had crohn's for over 20 years and it sucks.

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