Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) is found among people who take Remicade, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 97,680 people who have side effects while taking Remicade from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma). Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) and more.
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Remicade has active ingredients of infliximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Remicade 97,983 users)
Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) (an autoimmune or connective tissue disease. it is characterized by thickening of the skin) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, death, pain, weakness, hypotension (latest reports from 3,615 Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) patients).
On Aug, 25, 2016
97,680 people reported to have side effects when taking Remicade.
Among them, 36 people (0.04%) have Systemic Sclerosis (scleroderma)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello everyone. I have been on remicade for about 5 years now and I never before associated my glucose levels with the infusion. I was type 2 diabetic before I started but since then my A1C has increased and my fasting glucose level has jumped significantly. Could the remicade be truly adding to this?
Several years ago in 2013 I was"diagnosed" with RA. I went through every medication including, humira, embral, to now IV fusions of remicade which has been almost a year. I am not feeling any better and body aches and joint pains getting worse. I started researching my symptoms and lyme kept ...
My osteopenia has gotten much worse and I am at risk for osteoperosis in my hips. I am 54 and have had scleroderma for 12 years. It is suggested that I take Evista. My question is, am I at risk for kick-starting the progression of my scleroderma by taking this drug?
Has anyone gained mobility with physical therapy? I have systemic diffused scleroderma & have contractures in shoulders, elbows & hands. I'm stating physical therapy this week. I cannot dress myself or anything else & hoping for relief.
Hello everyone. I have been on remicade for about 5 years now and I never before associated my glucose levels with the infusion. I was type 2 diabetic before I started but since then my A1C has increased and my fasting glucose level has jumped significantly. Could the remicade be truly adding to ...
I have had 4 Remicade treatments for Crohns/UC and the last 2 times I have developed war congestion. The quick care dr said it was "Eustachian tube dysfunction". It develops within 24 hours after my infusions. Any tips to prevent this from happening?
Hi, I am corrently taking 200mg. A day for 14 more days (total) of 21 days for Lyme disease. I don't think I'll be taking more although my daughter, who has chronic Lyme and is on disability from it (wasn't diagnosed for 15 years!) wants me to take it for 2 months. Dr. Says 3 weeks but they ...
Hi I have just been diagnosed with melanoma after taking inflixiimab for ulcerative colitis for two years. The melanoma was luckily in situ. would be interested to know how others who have UC are coping without immunosuppressants
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