Orencia and Swelling - from FDA reports
Swelling is found among people who take Orencia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 16,650 people who have side effects while taking Orencia from FDA. Among them, 157 have Swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling and more.
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Orencia has active ingredients of abatacept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Orencia 16,870 users)
Swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 40,585 Swelling patients).
On Feb, 03, 2017
16,650 people reported to have side effects when taking Orencia.
Among them, 157 people (0.94%) have Swelling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Orencia when people have Swelling *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swelling when taking Orencia *:
- female: 87.07 %
- male: 12.93 %
Age of people who have Swelling when taking Orencia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.03 %
- 20-29: 2.06 %
- 30-39: 5.15 %
- 40-49: 24.74 %
- 50-59: 26.8 %
- 60+: 40.21 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (106 people, 67.52%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (6 people, 3.82%)
- Analgesic Therapy (6 people, 3.82%)
- Pain (5 people, 3.18%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 2.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (70 people, 44.59%)
- Methotrexate (51 people, 32.48%)
- Humira (49 people, 31.21%)
- Remicade (32 people, 20.38%)
- Arava (31 people, 19.75%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (62 people, 39.49%)
- Drug Ineffective (52 people, 33.12%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (29 people, 18.47%)
- Musculoskeletal Stiffness (25 people, 15.92%)
- Joint Pain (23 people, 14.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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