Review: could Humira cause Withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 135,852 people who take Humira. We analyze: the time on Humira when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Humira. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Humira (latest outcomes from 136,550 users) has active ingredients of adalimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Humira include injection site pain, joint pain, rashes, fever, pain exacerbated.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 52,632 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 131,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira. Among them, 24 people (0.02%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Humira when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||50.00%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Humira * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Humira * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.00%||45.00%||10.00%||25.00%||5.00% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Humira ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (14 people, 58.33%)
- Depression (8 people, 33.33%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (6 people, 25.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 25.00%)
- Acne (4 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (10 people, 41.67%)
- Methotrexate (7 people, 29.17%)
- Gabapentin (5 people, 20.83%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 20.83%)
- Triamhexal (5 people, 20.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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