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Review: could Humira cause Blood glucose increased?

Summary: Blood glucose increased could be caused by Humira, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 135,867 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 513 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.

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Humira

Humira (latest outcomes from 136,574 users) has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Blood glucose increased

Blood glucose increased (latest reports from 437,135 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 135,878 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 513 people (0.38%) have Blood Glucose Increased. They amount to 0.12% of all the 436,031 people who have Blood Glucose Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood glucose increased in Humira reports

Time on Humira when people have Blood glucose increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood glucose increased19.91%34.07%17.26%13.27%15.04%0.44%0.00%

Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Humira * :

FemaleMale
Blood glucose increased69.58%30.42%

Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Humira * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood glucose increased0.00%0.19%0.39%4.06%9.28%14.12%27.27%44.68%

Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Humira ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (303 people, 59.06%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (127 people, 24.76%)
  3. Psoriasis (125 people, 24.37%)
  4. Hypertension (117 people, 22.81%)
  5. Crohn's disease (112 people, 21.83%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (132 people, 25.73%)
  2. Folic acid (88 people, 17.15%)
  3. Prednisone (85 people, 16.57%)
  4. Lisinopril (61 people, 11.89%)
  5. Metformin hcl (58 people, 11.31%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • I never had any symptoms of raynauds until is was put on methotrexate,and then Enbrel,and now Humira.I used a automotive laser thermometer to check my arm
    temp. which was 97 degrees,however my fingers on the same arm were between
    69-72 degrees.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I wish to switch out budesonide, which is $1000 per month, to try boswellia serrata instead. I have had success in the past with boswellia for joint pain.

    I have rheumatoid arthritis and collagenous colitis.

    Reply

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