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Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Irritable bowel syndrome?

We study 199,960 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA and social media. Among them, 141 have Irritable bowel syndrome. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 320,784 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Methotrexate Sodium, Enbrel, Humira, Prednisone, Plaquenil.

Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (latest reports from 71,002 patients) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, high blood pressure.

On Jul, 12, 2014: 199,947 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 141 (0.07%) have Irritable Bowel Syndrome. They amount to 0.20% of all the 70,853 people who have Irritable Bowel Syndrome on eHealthMe.

Trend of Irritable bowel syndrome in rheumatoid arthritis reports

Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Irritable bowel syndrome * :

FemaleMale
Irritable bowel syndrome93.89%6.11%

Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Irritable bowel syndrome * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Irritable bowel syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%4.84%2.42%12.90%30.65%50.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Osteopenia (34 people, 24.11%)
  2. Hypersensitivity (33 people, 23.40%)
  3. Depression (20 people, 14.18%)
  4. Osteoporosis (18 people, 12.77%)
  5. Sleep disorder therapy (9 people, 6.38%)
  6. Insomnia (7 people, 4.96%)
  7. Hypothyroidism (5 people, 3.55%)
  8. Asthma (5 people, 3.55%)
  9. Hysterectomy (5 people, 3.55%)
  10. Thyroidectomy (4 people, 2.84%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (79 people, 56.03%)
  2. Folic acid (67 people, 47.52%)
  3. Enbrel (59 people, 41.84%)
  4. Prednisone (56 people, 39.72%)
  5. Fosamax (46 people, 32.62%)
  6. Arava (42 people, 29.79%)
  7. Remicade (37 people, 26.24%)
  8. Humira (35 people, 24.82%)
  9. Leflunomide (33 people, 23.40%)
  10. Aspirin (31 people, 21.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • In spite of treatments I sleep over 10+ hours a day and I am exhausted always!
    I work-7+ hours a day-which is hard to do-come home sleep, make dinner, force a mile walk, sometimes a swim and fall back to sleep!- I am un-wake able!

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