Review: could Remicade cause Liver Function Test Abnormal?


Liver function test abnormal 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 119,768 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 444 have Liver function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver function test abnormal and more.

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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,134 users)

Liver Function Test Abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 28,482 Liver function test abnormal patients).

On Oct, 27, 2016

119,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 444 people (0.37%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Remicade cause Liver function test abnormal?

Time on Remicade when people have Liver Function Test Abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 63.54 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.08 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Remicade *:

  • female: 67.3 %
  • male: 32.7 %

Age of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Remicade *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.35 %
  • 10-19: 4.04 %
  • 20-29: 7.07 %
  • 30-39: 15.82 %
  • 40-49: 16.84 %
  • 50-59: 21.55 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (179 people, 40.32%)
  • Crohn's Disease (87 people, 19.59%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (35 people, 7.88%)
  • Colitis Ulcerative (31 people, 6.98%)
  • Psoriasis (24 people, 5.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (145 people, 32.66%)
  • Prednisone (72 people, 16.22%)
  • Folic Acid (67 people, 15.09%)
  • Arava (54 people, 12.16%)
  • Enbrel (48 people, 10.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (53 people, 11.94%)
  • Nausea (49 people, 11.04%)
  • Weight Decreased (37 people, 8.33%)
  • Drug Ineffective (36 people, 8.11%)
  • Anaemia (35 people, 7.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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