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Review: could Pentasa cause Fever?

We study 6,723 people who have side effects while taking Pentasa from FDA and social media. Among them, 500 have Fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Fever and more.

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Pentasa

Pentasa (latest outcomes from 6,947 users) has active ingredients of mesalamine. It is often used in crohn's disease.

Fever

Fever (latest reports from 986,372 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 6,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Pentasa. Among them, 500 people (7.44%) have Fever.

Trend of Fever in Pentasa reports

Time on Pentasa when people have Fever * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fever44.55%26.36%11.82%1.82%6.36%2.73%6.36%

Gender of people who have Fever when taking Pentasa * :

FemaleMale
Fever52.26%47.74%

Age of people who have Fever when taking Pentasa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fever0.20%1.64%11.86%21.47%21.68%14.31%15.34%13.50%

Severity of Fever when taking Pentasa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fever0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Fever ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Crohn's disease (325 people, 65.00%)
  2. Colitis ulcerative (93 people, 18.60%)
  3. Prophylaxis (31 people, 6.20%)
  4. Pain (20 people, 4.00%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (19 people, 3.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Remicade (173 people, 34.60%)
  2. Humira (132 people, 26.40%)
  3. Imuran (59 people, 11.80%)
  4. Prednisolone (58 people, 11.60%)
  5. Prednisone (54 people, 10.80%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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