Could Insulin cause Psoriasis - from FDA reports
Psoriasis is found among people who take Insulin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Humira, and have Diabetes . We study 15,449 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA. Among them, 125 have Psoriasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Psoriasis and more.
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Insulin has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Insulin 19,157 users)
Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) has been reported by people with psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 164,181 Psoriasis patients).
On Nov, 24, 2016
15,449 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin.
Among them, 125 people (0.81%) have Psoriasis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Insulin when people have Psoriasis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Psoriasis when taking Insulin *:
- female: 59.02 %
- male: 40.98 %
Age of people who have Psoriasis when taking Insulin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.25 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 5.62 %
- 40-49: 10.11 %
- 50-59: 28.09 %
- 60+: 53.93 %
Severity of Psoriasis **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 100 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (60 people, 48.00%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (33 people, 26.40%)
- High Blood Pressure (20 people, 16.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (18 people, 14.40%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 8.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (55 people, 44.00%)
- Enbrel (24 people, 19.20%)
- Metformin (20 people, 16.00%)
- Methotrexate (19 people, 15.20%)
- Solu-Medrol (11 people, 8.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Ineffective (19 people, 15.20%)
- Joint Pain (17 people, 13.60%)
- Pancytopenia (11 people, 8.80%)
- Injection Site Pain (11 people, 8.80%)
- Rashes (9 people, 7.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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