Review: could Remicade cause Brittle Nails?


Brittle nails is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Taxotere, and have Colitis ulcerative . We study 119,767 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Brittle nails. Find out below who they are, when they have Brittle nails and more.

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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,133 users)

Brittle Nails

Brittle nails has been reported by people with breast cancer, breast cancer metastatic, high blood pressure, preventive health care, pain (latest reports from 826 Brittle nails patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

119,767 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Brittle Nails

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Remicade cause Brittle nails?

Gender of people who have Brittle Nails when taking Remicade *:

  • female: 62.5 %
  • male: 37.5 %

Age of people who have Brittle Nails when taking Remicade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Crohn's Disease (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Colitis Ulcerative (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Pyrexia (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Polyarthritis (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Taxotere (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Salazopyrin (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Mydrin P (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Bayaspirin (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Arava (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Skin Exfoliation (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Rash Pustular (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Alopecia (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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