Humira and Osteoarthritis - from FDA reports
Osteoarthritis is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Osteoarthritis with Humira. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 385,672 people who have side effects when taking Humira from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 22, 2017
385,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 2,794 people (0.72%) have Osteoarthritis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Humira when people have Osteoarthritis *:
- < 1 month: 7.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.54 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.49 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.06 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.93 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.49 %
- 10+ years: 2.15 %
Gender of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Humira *:
- female: 75.11 %
- male: 24.89 %
Age of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Humira *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 0.56 %
- 20-29: 1.87 %
- 30-39: 4.36 %
- 40-49: 12.27 %
- 50-59: 34.89 %
- 60+: 45.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (425 people, 15.21%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (364 people, 13.03%)
- Pain (344 people, 12.31%)
- Psoriasis (270 people, 9.66%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (200 people, 7.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (665 people, 23.80%)
- Folic Acid (260 people, 9.31%)
- Prednisone (195 people, 6.98%)
- Enbrel (171 people, 6.12%)
- Plaquenil (158 people, 5.65%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (666 people, 23.84%)
- Pain (368 people, 13.17%)
- Drug Ineffective (291 people, 10.42%)
- Gait Disturbance (282 people, 10.09%)
- Pain In Extremity (246 people, 8.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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