Review: could Remicade cause Cholelithiasis (Gallstones)?
Summary: Cholelithiasis is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 85,092 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 284 have Cholelithiasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Cholelithiasis and more.
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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 85,498 Remicade users)
Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, multiple sclerosis, premenstrual syndrome, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 25,136 Cholelithiasis patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 85,092 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 284 people (0.33%) have Cholelithiasis.
Time on Remicade when people have Cholelithiasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade * :
Age of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade * :
Severity of Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade ** :
How people recovered from Cholelithiasis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (284 people, 100.00%)
- Crohn's disease (156 people, 54.93%)
- Prophylaxis (118 people, 41.55%)
- Gastric ulcer (95 people, 33.45%)
- Anaemia (95 people, 33.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (280 people, 98.59%)
- Prednisolone (126 people, 44.37%)
- Vitamin b complex cap (119 people, 41.90%)
- Folic acid (118 people, 41.55%)
- Voltaren (115 people, 40.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Recent Remicade related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Remicade, Humira for a 26-year old woman who has Crohn's Disease
- Comparions of Humira, Remicade for a 48-year old man who has Crohn's Disease
- Comparions of Enbrel, Remicade for a 65-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Comparions of Enbrel, Remicade, Cellcept, Methotrexate for a 15-year old girl who has Takayasu's Arteritis
- Comparions of Cimzia, Simponi, Remicade, Humira, Enbrel for a 40-year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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