Remicade and Fatigue - from FDA reports


Summary

Fatigue 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 Crohn's disease. This review analyzes which people have Fatigue with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 124,285 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 30, 2017

124,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 2,889 people (2.32%) have Fatigue


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Remicade cause Fatigue?

Time on Remicade when people have Fatigue *:

  • < 1 month: 56.18 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.13 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.88 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.76 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.81 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.28 %
  • 10+ years: 0.97 %

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Remicade *:

  • female: 70 %
  • male: 30 %

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Remicade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.39 %
  • 10-19: 5.48 %
  • 20-29: 7.37 %
  • 30-39: 12.07 %
  • 40-49: 20.99 %
  • 50-59: 22.1 %
  • 60+: 31.6 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Crohn's Disease (870 people, 30.11%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (844 people, 29.21%)
  • Ulcerative Colitis (283 people, 9.80%)
  • Pain (183 people, 6.33%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (181 people, 6.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (579 people, 20.04%)
  • Prednisone (370 people, 12.81%)
  • Enbrel (253 people, 8.76%)
  • Humira (244 people, 8.45%)
  • Folic Acid (232 people, 8.03%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (487 people, 16.86%)
  • Joint Pain (481 people, 16.65%)
  • Weakness (420 people, 14.54%)
  • Fever (417 people, 14.43%)
  • Headache (415 people, 14.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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