Review: could Humira cause Osteoarthritis?
Summary: Osteoarthritis is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 136,034 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 784 have Osteoarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoarthritis and more.
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Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 136,747 Humira users)
Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 35,053 Osteoarthritis patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 136,027 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 784 people (0.58%) have Osteoarthritis.
Time on Humira when people have Osteoarthritis * :
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Gender of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Humira * :
Age of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Humira * :
Severity of Osteoarthritis when taking Humira ** :
How people recovered from Osteoarthritis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (736 people, 93.88%)
- Hypertension (205 people, 26.15%)
- Pain (189 people, 24.11%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (132 people, 16.84%)
- Vitamin supplementation (95 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (376 people, 47.96%)
- Folic acid (207 people, 26.40%)
- Prednisone (179 people, 22.83%)
- Aspirin (83 people, 10.59%)
- Celebrex (83 people, 10.59%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Protonix, Neurontin, Abilify, Lexapro, Lamictal, Humira for a 56-year old man with Acid Reflux, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Psoriasis.
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 61-year old man with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Pneumonia Bacterial
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 51-year old woman with Psoriasis. The patient has Moodiness
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 39-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension
- A study of drug interactions between Humira, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 71-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Depression, Skin Graft, Eyes - Yellow, Fatigue, Nausea And Vomiting, Confusional State, Tremor
Recent Humira related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Azathioprine, Humira, Enbrel, Sulfadiazine, Methotrexate for a 42-year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Humira, Enbrel, Simponi, Cimzia for a 36-year old man who has Psoriatic Arthritis
- Comparions of Humalog, Humira for a 68-year old man who has Crohn's Disease
- Comparions of Mercaptopurine, Humira for a 55-year old man who has Crohn's Disease
- Comparions of Humira, Actemra for a 50-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
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.
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