Review: could Remicade cause Acute psychosis?
This is a review of Acute psychosis by studying 80,113 people who take Remicade. We analyze: the time on Remicade when people have Acute psychosis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Acute psychosis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Remicade. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Remicade (latest outcomes from 85,420 users) has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis. Commonly reported side effects of Remicade include infusion related reaction, fever, dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, chest pain.
Acute psychosis (period of mentally unstable behaviour) (latest reports from 5,053 patients) has been reported by people with depression, schizophrenia, pain, acupuncture and pain, psychotic disorder.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 80,099 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 3 people (0.00%) have Acute Psychosis.
Time on Remicade when people have Acute psychosis * :
Gender of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Remicade * :
|Acute psychosis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Remicade * :
|Acute psychosis||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Acute psychosis when taking Remicade ** :
How people recovered from Acute psychosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sedation (2 people, 66.67%)
- Crohn's disease (2 people, 66.67%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 33.33%)
- Contraception (1 people, 33.33%)
- Colitis ulcerative (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Asacol (2 people, 66.67%)
- Acetaminophen (2 people, 66.67%)
- Propofol (2 people, 66.67%)
- Alfentanil (2 people, 66.67%)
- Mercaptopurine (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
I started using remicade 8 months ago, with great success, however recently have soreness in gums and teeth; especially on semi rigid foods pain is then severe.
Especially bad where two fixed bridges are located.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
After third infusion of Remicade I developed pneumonia requiring hospitalization. An 8 day stay with anti-biotic treatments. I developed oral candida albicans where lozenges (200) failed to cure. Just switched to liquid solution w/I last 2 days. Doctors report I have developed pulmonary fibrosis. We are just now addressing that symptom/result. I had one more infusion 6 weeks after entering the hospital, and had negative symptoms. Doctor advises to stop all Remicade treatments. O2 intake is now at 90%, where as last year it would normally be 95%+ w/o exertion.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I am on Remicade once a month since July 22nd of 2013. Had a great response until I hurt my low back again. Then the back pain just worked it's way right up my spine to the neck. I have had neck fusion one level...several bad discs. A knee replacement, a shoulder reconstruction etc. The numbness and tingling in my left hand and buzzing in my left ear are driving me nuts. A recent hearing exam showed I had nerve problems there as well. Don't know what to think. Had a brain MRI it showed normal. Now thinking a spinal tap in order?
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