Review: could Humira cause Fluid retention?
We study 135,912 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 205 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Humira (latest outcomes from 136,627 users) has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 90,469 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 135,906 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 205 people (0.15%) have Fluid Retention. They amount to 0.23% of all the 90,380 people who have Fluid Retention on eHealthMe.
Time on Humira when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||45.71%||29.52%||10.48%||4.76%||8.57%||0.95%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Fluid retention when taking Humira * :
|Fluid retention||80.53%||19.47% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Humira * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.77%||13.16%||18.42%||21.49%||38.16% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Humira ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (112 people, 54.63%)
- Crohn's disease (83 people, 40.49%)
- Hypertension (38 people, 18.54%)
- Depression (31 people, 15.12%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (30 people, 14.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (61 people, 29.76%)
- Prednisone (54 people, 26.34%)
- Folic acid (52 people, 25.37%)
- Xanax (26 people, 12.68%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (23 people, 11.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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