Lexapro and Crohn's disease - from FDA reports
Crohn's disease is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Humira, and have Depression . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 272 have Crohn's disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Crohn's disease and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,144 users)
Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 156,155 Crohn's disease patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 272 people (0.57%) have Crohn's Disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Crohn's Disease *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Crohn's Disease when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 72.12 %
- male: 27.88 %
Age of people who have Crohn's Disease when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.45 %
- 2-9: 0.45 %
- 10-19: 18.55 %
- 20-29: 14.48 %
- 30-39: 17.19 %
- 40-49: 19.0 %
- 50-59: 19.0 %
- 60+: 10.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (79 people, 29.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (50 people, 18.38%)
- Acne (30 people, 11.03%)
- Pain (27 people, 9.93%)
- Insomnia (26 people, 9.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (111 people, 40.81%)
- Remicade (40 people, 14.71%)
- Accutane (40 people, 14.71%)
- Prednisone (37 people, 13.60%)
- Wellbutrin (28 people, 10.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (54 people, 19.85%)
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (49 people, 18.01%)
- Depression (46 people, 16.91%)
- Joint Pain (39 people, 14.34%)
- Drug Ineffective (37 people, 13.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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