Hypertension is found among people who take Cimzia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Crohn's disease . We study 12,638 people who have side effects while taking Cimzia from FDA and social media. Among them, 165 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 crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Cimzia 12,676 users)
Hypertension (high blood pressure) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, drug ineffective, diarrhea, chest pain (latest reports from 303,310 Hypertension patients).
On Jul, 24, 2016
12,638 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimzia.
Among them, 165 people (1.31%) have Hypertension
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I have been taking cimzia for RA for about 7 months and it had seemed like a miracle cure. However in the past 6 weeks I have been having lots of joint swelling, stiffness and pain in the morning and really rapid weight gain, especially around my middle. Anyone else experienced a similar reaction or got any advice? Thank you
I had been taking anti-TNF medications for my ankylosing spondylitis for over a decade. I had tried them all and was having excellent response from Cimzia. After taking this drug for about 18 months I developed malignant melanoma (stage 1B) on my lower calf. I stopped taking Cimzia and have ...
Hi, I have been taking cimzia for RA for about 7 months and it had seemed like a miracle cure. However in the past 6 weeks I have been having lots of joint swelling, stiffness and pain in the morning and really rapid weight gain, especially around my middle. Anyone else experienced a similar ...
I am a 60 year old female who suffers from Rheumatoid Arthritis and Neuropathy in my legs. I was diagnosed 9 years ago. I managed my condition for years by taking Plaquenil (chronic uti's) and then Methotrexate. After 5 years Humira was introduced but discontinued due to expense and a liver ...
My name is Jennifer and I am 47 years old. I am taking cimzia for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. I have such fatigue it seems I am in a fog of exhaustion all the time. My family does not quite understand. It is so hard!
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