Could Remicade cause Shock - from FDA reports
Shock 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 119,779 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA. Among them, 245 have Shock. Find out below who they are, when they have Shock and more.
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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Remicade 120,149 users)
Shock (a life-threatening condition with symptoms like low blood pressure, weakness, shallow breathing, cold, clammy skin) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, atrial fibrillation/flutter, diabetes, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 16,123 Shock patients).
On Nov, 26, 2016
119,779 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 245 people (0.2%) have Shock
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Remicade when people have Shock *:
- < 1 month: 75.34 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.96 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.37 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.37 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shock when taking Remicade *:
- female: 63.9 %
- male: 36.1 %
Age of people who have Shock when taking Remicade *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.58 %
- 10-19: 9.3 %
- 20-29: 11.63 %
- 30-39: 9.88 %
- 40-49: 9.3 %
- 50-59: 19.77 %
- 60+: 39.53 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (57 people, 23.27%)
- Prednisone (30 people, 12.24%)
- Prednisolone (28 people, 11.43%)
- Folic Acid (22 people, 8.98%)
- Pentasa (15 people, 6.12%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Remicade, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (93 people, 37.96%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Infusion Related Reaction (69 people, 28.16%)
- Fever (43 people, 17.55%)
- Sepsis (30 people, 12.24%)
- Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (28 people, 11.43%)
- Hypotension (27 people, 11.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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