Could Remicade cause Mastocytosis - from FDA reports
Mastocytosis is reported only by a few people who take Remicade. We study 119,153 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Mastocytosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Mastocytosis and more.
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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,165 users)
Mastocytosis (an excessive number of apparently normal mast cells in the skin and, occasionally, in other organs) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, urticaria pigmentosa, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 408 Mastocytosis patients).
On Jan, 07, 2017
119,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 5 people (0.0%) have Mastocytosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Mastocytosis when taking Remicade *:
- female: 40 %
- male: 60 %
Age of people who have Mastocytosis when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 40 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 40 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Crohn's Disease (4 people, 80.00%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (1 person, 20.00%)
- Multiple Myeloma (1 person, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (2 people, 40.00%)
- Isoniazid (2 people, 40.00%)
- Imuran (2 people, 40.00%)
- Benadryl (1 person, 20.00%)
- Albuterol (1 person, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (2 people, 40.00%)
- Hypovolaemia (2 people, 40.00%)
- Collapse Of Lung (2 people, 40.00%)
- Aspiration (2 people, 40.00%)
- Acute Kidney Failure (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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