Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Crohn's disease?
We study 17,052 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Crohn's disease. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 17,052 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 23 (0.13%) have Crohn's Disease. They amount to 0.01% of all the 156,510 people who have Crohn's Disease on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Crohn's disease * :
|Crohn's disease||91.67%||8.33% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Crohn's disease * :
|Crohn's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.64%||22.73%||13.64%||45.45%||9.09% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pain (13 people, 56.52%)
- Depression (9 people, 39.13%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 30.43%)
- Nausea (7 people, 30.43%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (6 people, 26.09%)
- Vitamin supplementation (6 people, 26.09%)
- Breakthrough pain (5 people, 21.74%)
- Muscle spasms (5 people, 21.74%)
- Mitral valve prolapse (4 people, 17.39%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 13.04%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (16 people, 69.57%)
- Lyrica (10 people, 43.48%)
- Topamax (6 people, 26.09%)
- Cymbalta (6 people, 26.09%)
- Nexium (5 people, 21.74%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 21.74%)
- Promethazine (5 people, 21.74%)
- Vitamin d (5 people, 21.74%)
- Fentanyl (5 people, 21.74%)
- Klonopin (4 people, 17.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (5 days ago):
Seroquel makes muscles stiff. Feel terrible every morning or afternoon when I wake. Can hardly make it to bathroom and back. Sit in recliner most of day with no energy to do anything. Have severe sweating with any amount of physical activity, such as washing dishes or folding clothes. Back pain in lower back to the point of feeling as if my legs will collapse and bend underneathme.
From this study (6 days ago):
took lyrica for 10 days had allergic reaction plus Bilateral swelling of legs and hands with severe buring pain and numb hands. Did not have before lyrica now just diagnosed with sjogrens. Could lyrica have caused this? Also developed bilateral carpal tunnel hands slowing coming back after stopping lyrica.
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