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Review: could Orencia cause Cough?

Summary: Cough could be caused by Orencia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 5,836 people who have side effects while taking Orencia from FDA and social media. Among them, 104 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.

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Orencia

Orencia (latest outcomes from 5,911 users) has active ingredients of abatacept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Cough

Cough (latest reports from 483,227 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 5,824 people reported to have side effects when taking Orencia. Among them, 104 people (1.79%) have Cough. They amount to 0.02% of all the 481,875 people who have Cough on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cough in Orencia reports

Time on Orencia when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough25.00%25.00%25.00%6.25%18.75%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Orencia * :

FemaleMale
Cough78.85%21.15%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Orencia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.33%9.33%40.00%49.33%

Severity of Cough when taking Orencia ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (70 people, 67.31%)
  2. Glaucoma (10 people, 9.62%)
  3. Iron deficiency anaemia (2 people, 1.92%)
  4. Juvenile arthritis (2 people, 1.92%)
  5. Osteoporosis (1 people, 0.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (33 people, 31.73%)
  2. Folic acid (20 people, 19.23%)
  3. Prednisone (17 people, 16.35%)
  4. Furosemide (12 people, 11.54%)
  5. Allopurinol (11 people, 10.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • starting Orencia for seven months stopping for 3 months and restarting Orencia seems to reduce the effecacy of the drug. I started with good results and now after stopping and restarting it seems like it is not working.

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