Review: could Humira cause Mycobacterium avium complex infection?
Summary: Mycobacterium avium complex infection is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 136,027 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Mycobacterium avium complex infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Mycobacterium avium complex infection and more.
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Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 136,741 Humira users)
Mycobacterium avium complex infection
Mycobacterium avium complex infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease. (latest reports from 1,469 Mycobacterium avium complex infection patients)
On Mar, 18, 2015: 136,021 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 38 people (0.03%) have Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection.
Time on Humira when people have Mycobacterium avium complex infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mycobacterium avium complex infection||0.00%||29.63%||3.70%||44.44%||14.81%||7.41%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mycobacterium avium complex infection when taking Humira * :
|Mycobacterium avium complex infection||65.91%||34.09% |
Age of people who have Mycobacterium avium complex infection when taking Humira * :
|Mycobacterium avium complex infection||0.00%||0.00%||11.43%||2.86%||2.86%||2.86%||45.71%||34.29% |
Severity of Mycobacterium avium complex infection when taking Humira ** :
How people recovered from Mycobacterium avium complex infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (34 people, 89.47%)
- Vitamin supplementation (8 people, 21.05%)
- Arthropathy (6 people, 15.79%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 15.79%)
- Juvenile arthritis (5 people, 13.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (14 people, 36.84%)
- Prednisone (7 people, 18.42%)
- Ascorbic acid (7 people, 18.42%)
- Methotrexate (6 people, 15.79%)
- Nifedipine (6 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 49-year old woman with Arthritis. The patient has Ibuprofen Overdose
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 57-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Blister (small pocket of fluid within the upper layers of the skin caused by forceful rubbing (friction), burning, freezing, chemical exposure)
- A study of drug interactions between Paxil, Clonazepam, Azathioprine, Zorvolex, Humira for a 42-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Diarrhea, Weight Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 48-year old woman with Arthritis - Rheumatoid. The patient has Confusion
Recent Humira related drug comparison:
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