Rheumatoid arthritis and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people with Rheumatoid arthritis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Enbrel and have Pain. We study 1,663 people who have Constipation and Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) can be treated by Methotrexate, Methotrexate sodium, Enbrel, Prednisone, Humira (latest reports from 447,403 Rheumatoid arthritis patients)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,620 Constipation patients).
On Jan, 30, 2017
1,663 people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and Constipation are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Constipation *:
- female: 80.6 %
- male: 19.4 %
Age of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Constipation *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.08 %
- 10-19: 0.38 %
- 20-29: 0.84 %
- 30-39: 4.2 %
- 40-49: 11.6 %
- 50-59: 26.03 %
- 60+: 56.87 %
Top co-existing conditions for these people *:
- Pain (152 people, 9.14%)
- High Blood Pressure (139 people, 8.36%)
- Osteoporosis (136 people, 8.18%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (62 people, 3.73%)
- Depression (57 people, 3.43%)
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (500 people, 30.07%)
- Humira (464 people, 27.90%)
- Methotrexate (453 people, 27.24%)
- Folic Acid (201 people, 12.09%)
- Prednisone (160 people, 9.62%)
Top symptoms for these people *:
- Diarrhea (336 people, 20.20%)
- Nausea (294 people, 17.68%)
- Joint Pain (259 people, 15.57%)
- Fatigue (256 people, 15.39%)
- Pain (212 people, 12.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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