Review: could Cimzia cause Hypertension (High blood pressure)?
Summary: Hypertension is found among people who take Cimzia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Crohn's disease.
We study 12,966 people who have side effects while taking Cimzia from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Hypertension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypertension and more.
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Cimzia has active ingredients of certolizumab pegol. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 13,020 Cimzia users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain. (latest reports from 352,051 Hypertension patients)
On Mar, 11, 2015: 12,966 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimzia. Among them, 138 people (1.06%) have Hypertension.
Time on Cimzia when people have Hypertension * :
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Gender of people who have Hypertension when taking Cimzia * :
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Cimzia * :
Severity of Hypertension when taking Cimzia ** :
How people recovered from Hypertension ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (78 people, 56.52%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (58 people, 42.03%)
- Psoriasis (8 people, 5.80%)
- Spondylitis (8 people, 5.80%)
- Inflammatory bowel disease (6 people, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (31 people, 22.46%)
- Prednisone (29 people, 21.01%)
- Folic acid (20 people, 14.49%)
- Omeprazole (17 people, 12.32%)
- Vitamin d (15 people, 10.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Tamiflu for a 68-year old woman with Flu. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of side effects of Mydriacyl for a 38-year old woman with Eye Exam - Standard. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Qsymia, Fetzima for a 46-year old man with Weight Loss, Depression. The patient has Tremor, Confusion, Dialated Pupils, Diaphoresis, Palpation, Insomnia, Hypertension
- A study of drug interactions between Azithromycin, Methylprednisolone for a 52-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Upper Respiratory Tract Inflammation. The patient has High Blood Pressure, Back Pain - Low, Diarrhea Associated With Medications, Insomnia, Headache - Migraine Without Aura
- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Doxylamine Succinate, Zoloft for a 49-year old woman with Nerve Pain, Insomnia, Depression. The patient has High Blood Pressure
Recent Cimzia related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Cimzia, Simponi, Remicade, Humira, Enbrel for a 40-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Comparions of Cimzia, Enbrel for a 60-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Comparions of Humira, Cimzia for a 30-year old woman who has Arthritis - Psoriatic
- Comparions of Humira, Enbrel, Simponi, Cimzia, Remicade for a 35-year old woman who has Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Comparions of Cimzia, Humira for a 35-year old man who has Crohn's Disease
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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