Review: could Remicade cause Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma?
Summary: Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Mercaptopurine, and have Crohn's disease.
We study 85,102 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 282 have Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma 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)
Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma
Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma (neoplasm comprising medium-sized cytotoxic t-cells that show a significant sinusoidal infiltration in the liver, spleen, and bone marrow) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, colitis, irritable bowel syndrome. (latest reports from 376 Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 85,097 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 282 people (0.33%) have Hepatosplenic T-cell Lymphoma.
Time on Remicade when people have Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma||39.00%||18.00%||3.00%||1.00%||39.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma when taking Remicade * :
|Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma||4.34%||95.66% |
Age of people who have Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma when taking Remicade * :
|Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma||0.00%||0.00%||53.02%||15.87%||22.86%||0.00%||7.14%||1.11% |
Severity of Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma when taking Remicade ** :
How people recovered from Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (282 people, 100.00%)
- Colitis ulcerative (64 people, 22.70%)
- Inflammatory bowel disease (33 people, 11.70%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (24 people, 8.51%)
- Ill-defined disorder (15 people, 5.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mercaptopurine (282 people, 100.00%)
- Imuran (282 people, 100.00%)
- Azathioprine (238 people, 84.40%)
- Asacol (182 people, 64.54%)
- Prednisone (180 people, 63.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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