Review: could Humira cause Fungal skin infection?
We study 135,912 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Fungal skin infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Fungal skin infection and more.
Stay connected: get help anytime and anywhere for people who take Humira and have Fungal skin infection >>>
Humira (latest outcomes from 136,627 users) has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Fungal skin infection
Fungal skin infection (latest reports from 4,761 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 135,906 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 65 people (0.05%) have Fungal Skin Infection. They amount to 1.37% of all the 4,759 people who have Fungal Skin Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Humira when people have Fungal skin infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fungal skin infection||4.17%||20.83%||50.00%||4.17%||20.83%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Fungal skin infection when taking Humira * :
|Fungal skin infection||83.67%||16.33% |
Age of people who have Fungal skin infection when taking Humira * :
|Fungal skin infection||0.00%||0.00%||4.82%||1.20%||4.82%||39.76%||18.07%||31.33% |
Severity of Fungal skin infection when taking Humira ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fungal skin infection||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Fungal skin infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Fungal skin infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (41 people, 63.08%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (34 people, 52.31%)
- Pain (24 people, 36.92%)
- Insomnia (23 people, 35.38%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (9 people, 13.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multi-vitamin (23 people, 35.38%)
- Oxycodone hcl (22 people, 33.85%)
- Prilosec (21 people, 32.31%)
- Fish oil (20 people, 30.77%)
- Prednisone tab (20 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (10 months ago):
Generally all over itchy but particularly scalp, hands, torso. Fungal infections of skin folds. Ver, very tired and weight impossible to shift.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Humira, Fungal skin infection
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Transient global amnesia
Having been on Humira for 12 months with full clearing of all symptoms of severe plaque psoriasis, I am a little unnerved by this episode. I was out clearing a substantial amount of snow from one of our decks. I remember being at the half way mark, and the next thing I remember is being on the way ...
More reviews for: Humira, Fungal skin infection
On eHealthMe, Humira (adalimumab) is often used for rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions Humira is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Humira used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.