Remicade and Joint swelling - from FDA reports
Joint swelling 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. This review analyzes which people have Joint swelling with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 124,285 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 30, 2017
124,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 1,150 people (0.93%) have Joint Swelling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Joint Swelling *:
- < 1 month: 44.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.89 %
Gender of people who have Joint Swelling when taking Remicade *:
- female: 70.2 %
- male: 29.8 %
Age of people who have Joint Swelling when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.71 %
- 10-19: 4.26 %
- 20-29: 4.61 %
- 30-39: 12.88 %
- 40-49: 19.15 %
- 50-59: 27.54 %
- 60+: 30.85 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (517 people, 44.96%)
- Crohn's Disease (240 people, 20.87%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (85 people, 7.39%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (65 people, 5.65%)
- Pain (56 people, 4.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (286 people, 24.87%)
- Enbrel (281 people, 24.43%)
- Humira (183 people, 15.91%)
- Prednisone (148 people, 12.87%)
- Actemra (145 people, 12.61%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (548 people, 47.65%)
- Drug Ineffective (277 people, 24.09%)
- Pain (233 people, 20.26%)
- Oedema Peripheral (166 people, 14.43%)
- Rashes (144 people, 12.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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