Remicade and Pilonidal cyst - from FDA reports
Pilonidal cyst is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are male, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Inflammatory bowel disease. This review analyzes which people have Pilonidal cyst with Remicade. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 126,627 people who have side effects when taking Remicade from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 26, 2017
126,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 32 people (0.03%) have Pilonidal cyst
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Pilonidal cyst *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 40 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pilonidal cyst when taking Remicade *:
- female: 37.5 %
- male: 62.5 %
Age of people who have Pilonidal cyst when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.7 %
- 10-19: 33.33 %
- 20-29: 37.04 %
- 30-39: 11.11 %
- 40-49: 14.81 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriasis (2 people, 6.25%)
- Pain (2 people, 6.25%)
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (2 people, 6.25%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 person, 3.12%)
- Anaemia (1 person, 3.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (4 people, 12.50%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 9.38%)
- Folic Acid (3 people, 9.38%)
- Tylenol (2 people, 6.25%)
- Oxycontin (2 people, 6.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (3 people, 9.38%)
- Cytomegalovirus Infection (3 people, 9.38%)
- Tumor (2 people, 6.25%)
- Migraine (2 people, 6.25%)
- Cough (2 people, 6.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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