Humira and High blood sugar - from FDA reports
High blood sugar 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, 129 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.
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Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Humira 360,599 users)
High Blood Sugar
High blood sugar has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 24,118 High blood sugar patients).
On Jan, 30, 2017
358,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 129 people (0.04%) have High Blood Sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Humira when people have High Blood Sugar *:
- < 1 month: 13.21 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.19 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.21 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.98 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.75 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.77 %
- 10+ years: 1.89 %
Gender of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Humira *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Humira *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.06 %
- 20-29: 1.02 %
- 30-39: 6.12 %
- 40-49: 22.45 %
- 50-59: 30.61 %
- 60+: 36.73 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (63 people, 48.84%)
- Psoriasis (22 people, 17.05%)
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 17.05%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (18 people, 13.95%)
- Crohn's Disease (16 people, 12.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (24 people, 18.60%)
- Prednisone (13 people, 10.08%)
- Metformin (9 people, 6.98%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (8 people, 6.20%)
- Folic Acid (8 people, 6.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea And Vomiting (16 people, 12.40%)
- Nausea (16 people, 12.40%)
- High Blood Pressure (14 people, 10.85%)
- Headache (11 people, 8.53%)
- Dizziness (11 people, 8.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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