Could Remicade cause Cholelithiasis - from FDA reports


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 119,153 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA. Among them, 401 have Cholelithiasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Cholelithiasis and more.

What to expect?

If you take Remicade and have Cholelithiasis, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Remicade and have Cholelithiasis

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Remicade

Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,165 users)

Cholelithiasis

Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain (latest reports from 31,880 Cholelithiasis patients).

On Jan, 05, 2017

119,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 401 people (0.34%) have Cholelithiasis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Remicade cause Cholelithiasis?

Time on Remicade when people have Cholelithiasis *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.07 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.1 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.44 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.54 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade *:

  • female: 71.17 %
  • male: 28.83 %

Age of people who have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.35 %
  • 10-19: 2.08 %
  • 20-29: 6.92 %
  • 30-39: 12.46 %
  • 40-49: 16.96 %
  • 50-59: 23.88 %
  • 60+: 37.37 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (135 people, 33.67%)
  • Crohn's Disease (133 people, 33.17%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (27 people, 6.73%)
  • Pain (23 people, 5.74%)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (21 people, 5.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (115 people, 28.68%)
  • Folic Acid (58 people, 14.46%)
  • Prednisone (37 people, 9.23%)
  • Tylenol (21 people, 5.24%)
  • Prednisolone (21 people, 5.24%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (42 people, 10.47%)
  • Fever (41 people, 10.22%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (30 people, 7.48%)
  • Joint Pain (29 people, 7.23%)
  • Drug Ineffective (29 people, 7.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Cholelithiasis when taking Remicade?

Browse all side effects of Remicade

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Cholelithiasis

Cholelithiasis

Could your condition cause Cholelithiasis

Cholelithiasis

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Remicade, Cholelithiasis

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Remicade, Cholelithiasis