Review: could Humira cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 40-49 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, 92 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss 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)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,305 Weight loss patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 136,027 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 92 people (0.07%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Humira when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||2.78%||27.78%||19.44%||27.78%||16.67%||0.00%||5.56% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Humira * :
|Weight loss||71.20%||28.80% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Humira * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.49%||21.98%||26.37%||25.27%||20.88% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Humira ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (48 people, 52.17%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (26 people, 28.26%)
- Psoriasis (25 people, 27.17%)
- Vitamin supplementation (22 people, 23.91%)
- Hypertension (17 people, 18.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (38 people, 41.30%)
- Methotrexate (32 people, 34.78%)
- Xanax (21 people, 22.83%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (15 people, 16.30%)
- Vitamin b-12 (15 people, 16.30%)
* 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 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
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Losartan Potassium, Pravastatin Sodium, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride for a 60-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol, Depression. The patient has Obesity, Thirst - Excessive
- A study of drug interactions between Prempro, Topamax for a 36-year old woman with Hormone Level Abnormal, Migraine. The patient has Weight Loss
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 35-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Menstrual Periods - Heavy, Prolonged, Or Irregular (long menstrual cycle with more bleeding)
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