Remicade and Death - from FDA reports
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 Ankylosing spondylitis. This review analyzes which people have Death with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 126,627 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
126,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 1,873 people (1.48%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 35.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.78 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.89 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.67 %
- 10+ years: 1.78 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Remicade *:
- female: 56.21 %
- male: 43.79 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.11 %
- 2-9: 1.03 %
- 10-19: 2.64 %
- 20-29: 4.01 %
- 30-39: 6.54 %
- 40-49: 10.89 %
- 50-59: 16.63 %
- 60+: 58.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriasis (63 people, 3.36%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (63 people, 3.36%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (38 people, 2.03%)
- Pain (26 people, 1.39%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 1.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (345 people, 18.42%)
- Folic Acid (210 people, 11.21%)
- Prednisolone (130 people, 6.94%)
- Prednisone (119 people, 6.35%)
- Fosamax (59 people, 3.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pneumonia (121 people, 6.46%)
- Sepsis (71 people, 3.79%)
- Breathing Difficulty (56 people, 2.99%)
- Infusion Related Reaction (48 people, 2.56%)
- Fever (45 people, 2.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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