Review: could Remicade cause Liver function test abnormal?
We study 85,067 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 (latest outcomes from 85,475 users) has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease.
Liver function test abnormal
Liver Function Test Abnormal (latest reports from 120,719 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression.
On Sep, 18, 2014: 85,067 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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Extended remicade every 2 months now 5 vials. Had me stop methetrexate liver enlarged.
Over due for remicade infusion and experiencing extreme
Fatigue, loss appetite, slept 4days didn't eat or drink or wake up confused state of mind.
Went to emergency did X-rays, cat scan, stomache and head. Said I have fluid in stomach, toxins and gas. No biopsy done but diagnosed it as cirrhosis of the liver. I did in past drink a lot of
Light beer but wean off per dr instructions.
They put me on oxygen at home, still very fatigued, extreme pain in joints and stomache, now when I sleep I have FOAM bubbling from mouth.
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