Review: could Lexapro cause Crohn's disease?
Summary: Crohn's disease is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old, also take medication Humira, and have Crohn's disease.
We study 35,765 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 158 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 39,475 Lexapro users)
Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract) has been reported by people with acne, pain, inflammatory bowel disease, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 75,775 Crohn's disease patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 35,756 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 158 people (0.44%) have Crohn's Disease.
Time on Lexapro when people have Crohn's disease * :
Age of people who have Crohn's disease when taking Lexapro * :
|Crohn's disease||0.00%||0.00%||26.06%||15.49%||15.49%||16.20%||19.72%||7.04% |
Severity of Crohn's disease when taking Lexapro ** :
How people recovered from Crohn's disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (79 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (49 people, 31.01%)
- Acne (30 people, 18.99%)
- Anxiety (27 people, 17.09%)
- Pain (14 people, 8.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (47 people, 29.75%)
- Accutane (39 people, 24.68%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 20.89%)
- Remicade (23 people, 14.56%)
- Prednisone (22 people, 13.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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