Humira and Dry eye - from FDA reports


Summary

Dry eye is found among people who take Humira, 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 358,739 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA. Among them, 598 have Dry eye. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eye and more.

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Humira

Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Humira 360,602 users)

Dry Eye

Dry eye (lack of adequate tears) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, dry eyes, osteoporosis, acne (latest reports from 23,358 Dry eye patients).

On Jan, 28, 2017

358,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 598 people (0.17%) have Dry Eye


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Humira cause Dry eye?

Time on Humira when people have Dry Eye *:

  • < 1 month: 19.38 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.23 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.05 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.63 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.05 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.65 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dry Eye when taking Humira *:

  • female: 80.52 %
  • male: 19.48 %

Age of people who have Dry Eye when taking Humira *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.24 %
  • 10-19: 1.2 %
  • 20-29: 3.12 %
  • 30-39: 12.74 %
  • 40-49: 19.95 %
  • 50-59: 29.57 %
  • 60+: 33.17 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (293 people, 49.00%)
  • Crohn's Disease (96 people, 16.05%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (65 people, 10.87%)
  • Psoriasis (53 people, 8.86%)
  • Pain (50 people, 8.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (137 people, 22.91%)
  • Folic Acid (87 people, 14.55%)
  • Prednisone (44 people, 7.36%)
  • Plaquenil (38 people, 6.35%)
  • Enbrel (34 people, 5.69%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dry Mouth (101 people, 16.89%)
  • Pain (94 people, 15.72%)
  • Joint Pain (92 people, 15.38%)
  • Fatigue (85 people, 14.21%)
  • Rashes (75 people, 12.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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