Review: could Humira cause Gingivitis?


Gingivitis is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 134,372 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 120 have Gingivitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Gingivitis and more.

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Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Humira 134,747 users)


Gingivitis (inflammation of gums) has been reported by people with clostridium difficile colitis, pain, abdominal pain upper, diarrhea, ammonia increased (latest reports from 4,018 Gingivitis patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

134,372 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 120 people (0.09%) have Gingivitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Humira cause Gingivitis?

Time on Humira when people have Gingivitis *:

  • < 1 month: 13.51 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.51 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.81 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.81 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40.54 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.81 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gingivitis when taking Humira *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Gingivitis when taking Humira *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.92 %
  • 20-29: 5.77 %
  • 30-39: 7.69 %
  • 40-49: 32.69 %
  • 50-59: 20.19 %
  • 60+: 31.73 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (50 people)
  • Procedural Pain (10 people)
  • Partial Seizures (10 people)
  • Pain (10 people)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (27 people)
  • Folic Acid (25 people)
  • Lyrica (17 people)
  • Prednisone (14 people)
  • Amitriptyline Hcl (13 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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