Review: could Remicade cause Liver function test abnormal?
We study 85,059 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 85,457 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 120,669 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 85,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade. Among them, 337 people (0.40%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal. They amount to 0.28% of all the 120,666 people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal on eHealthMe.
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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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Crohn's disease diagnosed in 2005
Gastro resection 2005
Intestinal block 2012
Remicade infusions started December 2013-May 2014
35 pound weight gain in a year-mostly stomach and arms
Buffalo hump developed in April/may 2014
Depression and anxiety over last few years -just changed meds last month to help
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I had Pan ulverative colitis since 2000. two years ago had bad pain in joints, back neck. and was diagnosed with fibromyalgia
this year the dr diagnosed me as lupus
he gave me neoral since 2 months and i am not getting any better
burning sensation in hands and feet all day and night
cant sleep at all
From this study (1 month ago):
Pins and needles in right foot for about 8 hours
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