Review: Fatigue in Remicade
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 17, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Fatigue by studying 80,077 people who take Remicade. We analyze: the time on Remicade when people have Fatigue, gender and age of these people, the severity of Fatigue, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Remicade. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Remicade (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Remicade include infusion related reaction, fever, dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, rashes.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 17, 2013: 80,065 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 1,623 people (2.03%) have Fatigue.
Time on Remicade when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Remicade * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Remicade * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Remicade ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (966 people, 59.52%)
- Crohn's disease (915 people, 56.38%)
- Pain (241 people, 14.85%)
- Premedication (237 people, 14.60%)
- Colitis ulcerative (236 people, 14.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (632 people, 38.94%)
- Prednisone (588 people, 36.23%)
- Imuran (388 people, 23.91%)
- Fosamax (382 people, 23.54%)
- Folic acid (375 people, 23.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Cheryl Brimberry (2 years ago):
I am a female 66 yrs old and had my 4th Remicade infusion,.I live in the Houston, Tx area.
I have started experiencing alot of fatigue this last month.
will it get better w/more infusions and time? all my blood work is normal. My vitamin D level was low and I just started to increase it, I also take other vitamins.b What do u suggest for the fatigue?
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