Could Cimzia cause Hypertension - from FDA reports
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 Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 23,550 people who have side effects while taking Cimzia from FDA. Among them, 284 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 Cimzia 23,783 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 493,027 Hypertension patients).
On Dec, 29, 2016
23,550 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimzia.
Among them, 284 people (1.21%) have Hypertension
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cimzia when people have Hypertension *:
- < 1 month: 32.94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.47 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.12 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.59 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.71 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.18 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hypertension when taking Cimzia *:
- female: 76.95 %
- male: 23.05 %
Age of people who have Hypertension when taking Cimzia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.94 %
- 20-29: 3.92 %
- 30-39: 5.39 %
- 40-49: 19.12 %
- 50-59: 31.37 %
- 60+: 37.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (139 people, 48.94%)
- Crohn's Disease (90 people, 31.69%)
- Pain (14 people, 4.93%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (12 people, 4.23%)
- Hypothyroidism (10 people, 3.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (64 people, 22.54%)
- Prednisone (32 people, 11.27%)
- Folic Acid (25 people, 8.80%)
- Humira (22 people, 7.75%)
- Enbrel (19 people, 6.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (52 people, 18.31%)
- Nausea (44 people, 15.49%)
- Dizziness (31 people, 10.92%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (30 people, 10.56%)
- Drug Ineffective (29 people, 10.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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