Remicade and Fibromyalgia - from FDA reports
Fibromyalgia is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Fibromyalgia with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 126,627 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 21, 2017
126,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 304 people (0.24%) have Fibromyalgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Fibromyalgia *:
- < 1 month: 19.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 30.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.89 %
- 10+ years: 5.56 %
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade *:
- female: 81.98 %
- male: 18.02 %
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.52 %
- 10-19: 1.05 %
- 20-29: 8.38 %
- 30-39: 8.38 %
- 40-49: 31.94 %
- 50-59: 25.65 %
- 60+: 24.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (29 people, 9.54%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (28 people, 9.21%)
- Pain (25 people, 8.22%)
- High Blood Pressure (16 people, 5.26%)
- Sleep Disorder (12 people, 3.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (87 people, 28.62%)
- Humira (85 people, 27.96%)
- Methotrexate (84 people, 27.63%)
- Plaquenil (61 people, 20.07%)
- Arava (60 people, 19.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Ineffective (61 people, 20.07%)
- Herpes Zoster (57 people, 18.75%)
- Anaemia (56 people, 18.42%)
- Joint Pain (50 people, 16.45%)
- High Blood Pressure (46 people, 15.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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