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Review: could Remicade cause Death?

Summary: Death 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 85,082 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,407 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Remicade

Remicade (latest outcomes from 85,486 users) has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease.

Trend of remicade reports

Death

Death (latest reports from 546,449 patients)

Trend of Death reports

On Nov, 13, 2014: 85,082 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 1,500 people (1.76%) have Death.

Trend of Death in Remicade reports

Time on Remicade when people have Death * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Death46.88%10.62%9.38%10.00%12.50%9.38%1.25%

Gender of people who have Death when taking Remicade * :

FemaleMale
Death56.89%43.11%

Age of people who have Death when taking Remicade * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Death0.10%0.73%3.32%3.32%6.13%10.59%16.82%58.98%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (967 people, 64.47%)
  2. Crohn's disease (413 people, 27.53%)
  3. Colitis ulcerative (101 people, 6.73%)
  4. Ankylosing spondylitis (92 people, 6.13%)
  5. Psoriasis (79 people, 5.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (477 people, 31.80%)
  2. Folic acid (279 people, 18.60%)
  3. Prednisone (191 people, 12.73%)
  4. Prednisolone (157 people, 10.47%)
  5. Prednisone tab (151 people, 10.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 16 year old girl who has Crohns Disease, and takes Remicade)
    I have been doing remicade treatments for about four years now. Lately I have gotten a UTI, an I get random bruises every single day, I also get super tired, my body aches, and I get fevers for hours on end without them breaking. I have no idea whats wrong because this has never happened before but ...

  • Does anyone know how to treat a swollen foot?
    (Asked by a 42 year old woman who has Crohn's Disease, and takes Remicade)
    I have been on Remicade for 6 months and I am now i am thinking i am having side effects from this drug! My left foot swollen and very painful. Has anyone experienced any side effects like this?

  • Causes of extreme fatigue and fainting when stressed and chronic panic/anxiety and insomnia
    (Asked by a 51 year old woman who has Death Of Child, Depression - Major, Panic Disorder With Agoraphobia, Anxiety Disorder, GERD, and takes Clonazepam, Protonix)
    since daughters death 6 years ago I have been extremely fatigued, no energy for anything, dizziness chronic and have fainted about 7 times in the past 18 months, severe panic when leaving my home to the point of choking and vomiting, also wake up with flashbacks to my childs death nightly. Have bee ...

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