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Review: could Remicade cause Gallbladder disorder?

Summary: Gallbladder disorder 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 Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 85,089 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 162 have Gallbladder disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Gallbladder disorder and more.

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Remicade

Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from 85,494 Remicade users)

Gallbladder disorder

Gallbladder disorder has been reported by people with birth control, acne, premenstrual syndrome, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 15,063 Gallbladder disorder patients)

On Jan, 30, 2015: 85,089 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 162 people (0.19%) have Gallbladder Disorder.

Trend of Gallbladder disorder in Remicade reports

Time on Remicade when people have Gallbladder disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gallbladder disorder78.38%5.41%5.41%8.11%2.70%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Gallbladder disorder when taking Remicade * :

FemaleMale
Gallbladder disorder69.90%30.10%

Age of people who have Gallbladder disorder when taking Remicade * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gallbladder disorder0.00%0.00%6.33%4.43%18.35%16.46%7.59%46.84%

Severity of Gallbladder disorder when taking Remicade ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Gallbladder disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (125 people, 77.16%)
  2. Crohn's disease (80 people, 49.38%)
  3. Colitis ulcerative (26 people, 16.05%)
  4. Ankylosing spondylitis (18 people, 11.11%)
  5. Prophylaxis (16 people, 9.88%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (45 people, 27.78%)
  2. Prednisone (32 people, 19.75%)
  3. Azathioprine (30 people, 18.52%)
  4. Prednisone tab (29 people, 17.90%)
  5. Imuran (22 people, 13.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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