Review: could Remicade cause Fibromyalgia?
Summary: Fibromyalgia is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 85,102 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Fibromyalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibromyalgia and more.
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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 85,507 Remicade users)
Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, depression, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 27,040 Fibromyalgia patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 85,097 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 145 people (0.17%) have Fibromyalgia.
Time on Remicade when people have Fibromyalgia * :
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Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade * :
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade * :
Severity of Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade ** :
How people recovered from Fibromyalgia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (89 people, 61.38%)
- Crohn's disease (77 people, 53.10%)
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 17.24%)
- Hypertension (24 people, 16.55%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (23 people, 15.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (58 people, 40.00%)
- Folic acid (44 people, 30.34%)
- Prednisone (39 people, 26.90%)
- Vitamin d (32 people, 22.07%)
- Celebrex (32 people, 22.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Omega-3 Oil, Magnesium, Evening Primrose Oil, Apple Cider Vinegar, Sumatriptan, Zorvolex, Folic Acid, Cetirizine Hydrochloride Allergy, Psyllium, Hydroxocobalamin for a 61-year old man with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Aches - Leg, Immune System Disorder, Complicated Migraine, Pain, Don't Know, Hay Fever, Constipation. The patient has Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Aches - Leg, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Migraine, Fibromyalgia, Hay Fever, Constipation, Vitamin B12 Deficiency
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Atenolol, Vitamin B12 for a 58-year old woman with Low Egfr, Blood Pressure Increased. The patient has Oesophagitis Ulcerative, Diverticulitis Intestinal, Fibromyalgia, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness
- A study of side effects of Remicade for a 43-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Double Vision
- A study of drug interactions between Remicade, Methotrexate for a 47-year old woman with Sarcoidosis. The patient has Burning Eyes, Burning Eyes, Shortness Of Breath, Painful Respiration
- A study of side effects of Remicade for a 50-year old woman with Ankylosing Spondylitis. The patient has One Week After Remicade Infusion Woke Up Pain Both Knees Hurts To Walk, Sudden Pain In Both Hands 1 Day After Infusion Couldn't Move Them
Recent Remicade related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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