Review: could Remicade cause Liver function test abnormal?
Summary: 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 85,102 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 337 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 85,507 Remicade users)
Liver function test abnormal
Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,149 Liver function test abnormal patients)
On Apr, 21, 2015: 85,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 337 people (0.40%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal.
Time on Remicade when people have Liver function test abnormal * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Liver function test abnormal||67.74%||16.13%||8.60%||2.15%||3.23%||2.15%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Liver function test abnormal when taking Remicade * :
|Liver function test abnormal||67.73%||32.27% |
Age of people who have Liver function test abnormal when taking Remicade * :
|Liver function test abnormal||0.00%||2.22%||2.49%||6.09%||19.67%||17.73%||19.11%||32.69% |
Severity of Liver function test abnormal when taking Remicade ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Liver function test abnormal||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Liver function test abnormal ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (273 people, 81.01%)
- Crohn's disease (146 people, 43.32%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (51 people, 15.13%)
- Psoriasis (28 people, 8.31%)
- Hypertension (27 people, 8.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (225 people, 66.77%)
- Folic acid (124 people, 36.80%)
- Prednisone (99 people, 29.38%)
- Pentasa (70 people, 20.77%)
- Prednisolone (50 people, 14.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Remicade for a 52-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Red Face, Pain - Muscles
- A study of drug interactions between Pred Forte, Methotrexate, Prednisone, Remicade for a 29-year old woman with Uveitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Glaucoma, Painful Red Eyes, Pain Inflammation Activated
- A study of drug interactions between Pantoprazole, Indomethacin, Methotrexate, Remicade for a 41-year old man with Indomethacin, Gerd, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Muscle Spasms, Nerve Symptoms, Ankylosing Spondylitis.
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Chlorpheniramine Maleate for a 34-year old man with Barrett's Oesophagus, Jaundice - Yellow Skin. The patient has Jaundice, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Blood Bilirubin Abnormal
- A study of side effects of Remicade for a 43-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Double Vision
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