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Review: could Remicade cause Bone and joint pain (Joint pain)?

Summary: Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Crohn's disease.

We study 85,092 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,654 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain and more.

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Remicade

Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 85,494 Remicade users)

Bone and joint pain

Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,740 Bone and joint pain patients)

On Jan, 15, 2015: 85,089 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 2,654 people (3.12%) have Bone And Joint Pain.

Trend of Bone and joint pain in Remicade reports

Time on Remicade when people have Bone and joint pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bone and joint pain61.19%13.15%8.29%9.08%5.95%2.19%0.16%

Gender of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Remicade * :

FemaleMale
Bone and joint pain68.56%31.44%

Age of people who have Bone and joint pain when taking Remicade * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bone and joint pain0.00%0.27%6.48%12.45%17.16%21.92%21.84%19.88%

Severity of Bone and joint pain when taking Remicade ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bone and joint pain0.00%56.25%25.00%18.75%

How people recovered from Bone and joint pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bone and joint pain8.33%0.00%91.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Crohn's disease (1,658 people, 62.47%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (1,079 people, 40.66%)
  3. Colitis ulcerative (475 people, 17.90%)
  4. Psoriasis (256 people, 9.65%)
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy (230 people, 8.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (920 people, 34.66%)
  2. Prednisone (682 people, 25.70%)
  3. Folic acid (398 people, 15.00%)
  4. Prednisolone (317 people, 11.94%)
  5. Benadryl (254 people, 9.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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