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Review: could Cimzia cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?

Summary: Weight gain is found among people who take Cimzia, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Crohn's disease.

We study 12,962 people who have side effects while taking Cimzia from FDA and social media. Among them, 106 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Cimzia

Cimzia (latest outcomes from 13,016 users) has active ingredients of certolizumab pegol. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of cimzia reports

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 530,688 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Weight gain reports

On Nov, 14, 2014: 12,962 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimzia. Among them, 106 people (0.82%) have Weight Gain.

Trend of Weight gain in Cimzia reports

Time on Cimzia when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain36.84%31.58%5.26%26.32%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Cimzia * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain80.34%19.66%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Cimzia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%13.51%14.86%35.14%16.22%20.27%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Cimzia ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Crohn's disease (68 people, 64.15%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 11.32%)
  3. Spondylitis (9 people, 8.49%)
  4. Psoriasis (8 people, 7.55%)
  5. Dyspepsia (3 people, 2.83%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (15 people, 14.15%)
  2. Omeprazole (12 people, 11.32%)
  3. Vitamin d (11 people, 10.38%)
  4. Folic acid (10 people, 9.43%)
  5. Tramadol hcl (10 people, 9.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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