Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Irritable bowel syndrome?
This is a review of Irritable bowel syndrome among 199,778 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis. We analyze the Rheumatoid arthritis patients by their gender and age, drugs used, and common conditions other than Rheumatoid arthritis. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and is updated regularly.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 302,591 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate Sodium, Methotrexate, Enbrel, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome (latest reports from 69,068 patients) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 199,749 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 130 (0.07%) have Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Irritable bowel syndrome * :
|Irritable bowel syndrome||93.64%||6.36% |
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Irritable bowel syndrome * :
|Irritable bowel syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.08%||2.54%||11.86%||27.97%||52.54% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (130 people, 100.00%)
- Osteopenia (20 people, 15.38%)
- Osteoporosis (18 people, 13.85%)
- Hypersensitivity (18 people, 13.85%)
- Depression (13 people, 10.00%)
- Sleep disorder therapy (9 people, 6.92%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 5.38%)
- Asthma (5 people, 3.85%)
- Hysterectomy (5 people, 3.85%)
- Bronchospasm (4 people, 3.08%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Methotrexate (79 people, 60.77%)
- Folic acid (66 people, 50.77%)
- Enbrel (57 people, 43.85%)
- Prednisone (56 people, 43.08%)
- Remicade (37 people, 28.46%)
- Humira (33 people, 25.38%)
- Fosamax (32 people, 24.62%)
- Aspirin (30 people, 23.08%)
- Arava (28 people, 21.54%)
- Celebrex (27 people, 20.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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