Review: could Remicade cause Extravasation?


Extravasation 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 119,780 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Extravasation. Find out below who they are, when they have Extravasation and more.

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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,144 users)


Extravasation (leakage of a fluid) has been reported by people with breast cancer, colon cancer, non-hodgkin's lymphoma, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 2,238 Extravasation patients).

On Nov, 29, 2016

119,780 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 43 people (0.04%) have Extravasation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Remicade cause Extravasation?

Time on Remicade when people have Extravasation *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Extravasation when taking Remicade *:

  • female: 62.96 %
  • male: 37.04 %

Age of people who have Extravasation when taking Remicade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.56 %
  • 20-29: 11.11 %
  • 30-39: 5.56 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 5.56 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (7 people, 16.28%)
  • Prednisone (4 people, 9.30%)
  • Folic Acid (3 people, 6.98%)
  • Omeprazole (2 people, 4.65%)
  • Benadryl (2 people, 4.65%)

Forecasts by (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Remicade, learn more)

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (10 people, 23.26%)
  • Ulcerative Colitis (4 people, 9.30%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Infusion Related Reaction (9 people, 20.93%)
  • Lupus-Like Syndrome (3 people, 6.98%)
  • Infusion Site Reaction (3 people, 6.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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