Review: could Lexapro cause Crohn's disease?
This is a review of Crohn's disease by studying 34,107 people who take Lexapro. We analyze: the time on Lexapro when people have Crohn's disease, age of these people, the severity of Crohn's disease, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lexapro. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,131 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Lexapro include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety aggravated, fatigue.
Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract) (latest reports from 154,721 patients) has been reported by people with acne, pain, depression, inflammatory bowel disease, high blood pressure.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 34,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 149 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%||27.41%||14.81%||16.30%||16.30%||19.26%||5.93% |
Severity of Crohn's disease when taking Lexapro ** :
How people recovered from Crohn's disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (73 people, 48.99%)
- Depression (48 people, 32.21%)
- Acne (30 people, 20.13%)
- Anxiety (25 people, 16.78%)
- Pain (13 people, 8.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (42 people, 28.19%)
- Accutane (39 people, 26.17%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 22.15%)
- Remicade (22 people, 14.77%)
- Paxil (21 people, 14.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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