Humira and Mycobacterium avium complex infection - from FDA reports
Mycobacterium avium complex infection is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Folic Acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Mycobacterium avium complex infection with Humira. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 372,650 people who have side effects when taking Humira from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 17, 2017
372,650 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 58 people (0.02%) have Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Humira when people have Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.81 %
- 1 - 2 years: 35.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.81 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.51 %
- 10+ years: 2.7 %
Gender of people who have Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection when taking Humira *:
- female: 69.09 %
- male: 30.91 %
Age of people who have Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection when taking Humira *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.44 %
- 10-19: 9.76 %
- 20-29: 4.88 %
- 30-39: 4.88 %
- 40-49: 7.32 %
- 50-59: 34.15 %
- 60+: 36.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (37 people, 63.79%)
- Psoriasis (6 people, 10.34%)
- Juvenile Arthritis (5 people, 8.62%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 6.90%)
- Crohn's Disease (4 people, 6.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Folic Acid (11 people, 18.97%)
- Prednisone (8 people, 13.79%)
- Methotrexate (7 people, 12.07%)
- Enbrel (7 people, 12.07%)
- Imuran (6 people, 10.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pneumonia (10 people, 17.24%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (8 people, 13.79%)
- Cough (7 people, 12.07%)
- Fever (5 people, 8.62%)
- Breathing Difficulty (5 people, 8.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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