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