Remicade and Cholelithiasis - from FDA reports
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 Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Cholelithiasis with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 124,285 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 18, 2017
124,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 407 people (0.33%) have Cholelithiasis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Cholelithiasis *:
- < 1 month: 52.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.1 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.85 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.1 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade *:
- female: 71.61 %
- male: 28.39 %
Age of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.34 %
- 10-19: 2.04 %
- 20-29: 6.8 %
- 30-39: 12.24 %
- 40-49: 17.35 %
- 50-59: 23.81 %
- 60+: 37.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (28 people, 6.88%)
- Pain (25 people, 6.14%)
- Depression (19 people, 4.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 3.69%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 3.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (115 people, 28.26%)
- Folic Acid (58 people, 14.25%)
- Prednisone (37 people, 9.09%)
- Tylenol (22 people, 5.41%)
- Prednisolone (21 people, 5.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (42 people, 10.32%)
- Fever (41 people, 10.07%)
- Drug Ineffective (31 people, 7.62%)
- Pain (30 people, 7.37%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (30 people, 7.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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