Review: could Humira cause Scarlatina?


Scarlatina is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Folic Acid, and have Crohn's disease . We study 339,132 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Scarlatina. Find out below who they are, when they have Scarlatina and more.

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Humira has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Humira 360,517 users)


Scarlatina (scarlet fever features a bright red rash that covers most of the body) has been reported by people with breast cancer metastatic, metastatic neoplasm, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes (latest reports from 238 Scarlatina patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

339,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 8 people (0.0%) have Scarlatina

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Humira cause Scarlatina?

Gender of people who have Scarlatina when taking Humira *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Scarlatina when taking Humira *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 25.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50.0 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 12.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vitamin Supplementation (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Uveitis (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Crohn's Disease (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisolone (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Methotrexate (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Folic Acid (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Tamiflu (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Enbrel (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rash (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Pharyngitis Streptococcal (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Pain (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Rash Generalised (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Pyrexia (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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