Review: could Humira cause Weight loss?
We study 135,928 people who have side effects while taking Humira from FDA and social media. Among them, 91 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Humira (latest outcomes from 136,639 users) has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Weight loss (latest reports from 98,298 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 135,925 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 91 people (0.07%) have Weight Loss. They amount to 0.09% of all the 98,170 people who have Weight Loss on eHealthMe.
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||2.86%||28.57%||20.00%||28.57%||17.14%||0.00%||2.86% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Humira * :
|Weight loss||70.97%||29.03% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Humira * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||22.22%||25.56%||25.56%||21.11% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Humira ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||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 (47 people, 51.65%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (26 people, 28.57%)
- Psoriasis (25 people, 27.47%)
- Vitamin supplementation (22 people, 24.18%)
- Hypertension (17 people, 18.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (38 people, 41.76%)
- Methotrexate (32 people, 35.16%)
- Xanax (21 people, 23.08%)
- Vitamin b-12 (15 people, 16.48%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (15 people, 16.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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