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Review: could Remicade cause Fibromyalgia?

We study 85,059 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

Remicade (latest outcomes from 85,461 users) has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease.

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) (latest reports from 92,046 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, depression, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 85,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 145 people (0.17%) have Fibromyalgia. They amount to 0.16% of all the 91,959 people who have Fibromyalgia on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fibromyalgia in Remicade reports

Time on Remicade when people have Fibromyalgia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fibromyalgia15.00%65.00%10.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade * :

FemaleMale
Fibromyalgia78.79%21.21%

Age of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%17.53%10.31%33.51%30.93%7.73%

Severity of Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Fibromyalgia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (89 people, 61.38%)
  2. Crohn's disease (77 people, 53.10%)
  3. Osteoporosis (25 people, 17.24%)
  4. Hypertension (24 people, 16.55%)
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy (23 people, 15.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (58 people, 40.00%)
  2. Folic acid (44 people, 30.34%)
  3. Prednisone (39 people, 26.90%)
  4. Vitamin d (32 people, 22.07%)
  5. Celebrex (32 people, 22.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Crohn's disease diagnosed in 2005
    Gastro resection 2005
    Meningitis 2011
    Intestinal block 2012
    Remicade infusions started December 2013-May 2014
    Swelling everywhere
    35 pound weight gain in a year-mostly stomach and arms
    Buffalo hump developed in April/may 2014
    Depression and anxiety over last few years -just changed meds last month to help

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I had Pan ulverative colitis since 2000. two years ago had bad pain in joints, back neck. and was diagnosed with fibromyalgia

    this year the dr diagnosed me as lupus

    he gave me neoral since 2 months and i am not getting any better

    burning sensation in hands and feet all day and night
    cant sleep at all

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Following moderate whiplash injury in a road traffic accident three years ago, symptoms of pain, exhaustion, IBS, headache, nausea have continued and my quality of life consists of work and recovering.

    Reply

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