Review: could Crohn's disease cause Paralytic ileus?
Summary: Paralytic ileus could be caused by Crohn's disease, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Vitamin supplementation, and take Humira.
We study 61,442 people who have Crohn's disease from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,340 have Paralytic ileus (Intestinal obstruction). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Crohn's disease (latest reports from 156,431 patients) is typically treated by Humira, Remicade, Pentasa, Azathioprine, Mercaptopurine, Prednisone.
Paralytic ileus (intestinal obstruction) (latest reports from 108,111 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 9, 2014: 61,437 people who have crohn's disease are studied. Among them, 1,340 (2.18%) have Paralytic Ileus. They amount to 1.24% of all the 107,636 people who have Paralytic Ileus on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Paralytic ileus * :
|Paralytic ileus||62.61%||37.39% |
Age of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Paralytic ileus * :
|Paralytic ileus||0.00%||0.12%||5.84%||15.29%||24.34%||24.99%||16.46%||13.02% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Paralytic ileus||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Vitamin supplementation (171 people, 12.76%)
- Diarrhoea (161 people, 12.01%)
- Pain (160 people, 11.94%)
- Hypertension (158 people, 11.79%)
- Anxiety (140 people, 10.45%)
- Depression (129 people, 9.63%)
- Abdominal pain (113 people, 8.43%)
- Prophylaxis (108 people, 8.06%)
- Osteoporosis (102 people, 7.61%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (90 people, 6.72%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (1,340 people, 100.00%)
- Remicade (648 people, 48.36%)
- Pentasa (434 people, 32.39%)
- Imuran (235 people, 17.54%)
- Azathioprine (216 people, 16.12%)
- Prednisone (202 people, 15.07%)
- Folic acid (186 people, 13.88%)
- Mesalamine (176 people, 13.13%)
- Methotrexate (153 people, 11.42%)
- Entocort ec (148 people, 11.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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