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Review: could Rituxan cause Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease?

Summary: Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease is reported only by a few people who take Rituxan.

We study 10,197 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease and more.

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Rituxan

Rituxan (latest outcomes from 10,311 users) has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of rituxan reports

Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease

Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease (latest reports from 74,576 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, pain, inflammatory bowel disease, depression.

Trend of Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease reports

On Oct, 30, 2014: 10,197 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan. Among them, 4 people (0.04%) have Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Crohn's Disease.

Trend of Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease in Rituxan reports

Time on Rituxan when people have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease66.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease when taking Rituxan * :

FemaleMale
Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease25.00%75.00%

Age of people who have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease when taking Rituxan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%66.67%0.00%

Severity of Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease when taking Rituxan ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fludarabine phosphate (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Cyclophosphamide (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Omeprazole (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Naprosyn (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Folic acid (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Mouth Ulcers, and takes Rituxan)
    24 hr. after last rituxan tx. developed horrible mouth uclers - mouth skin looked liked hanging chads in the mouth. 8 l/2 months later everything 17 specialists can think of have not worked...Any suggestions. Help this is awful

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    (Asked by a 50 year old woman who has Hpv, Crohn's Disease, and takes Cimzia)
    i have been taking cimzia for about 1yr all of a sudden 1 day i have a crazy burning throat and blisters in my mouth only to find i have hpv have not been sexully active for 5 yrs....my dr insist i keep getting my injections but my other physcians say no....o confused and irritated

  • I have been in remission of dermatamyositus since 16yrs old i'm 37 now however i've since been diagnosed with chrones disease and psoritic arthritis, all immune diseases, is this a coincidence??
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis, Crohn's Disease, Dermatomyositis)
    I've had dermatamyiositus since I was 5 went into remission at 16, I've always been ill over the years but I've more recently been diagnosed with Crohn's disease and psoritic arthritis, from what I can tell all these diseases are immune diseases, is this an unlucky coincidence?? Or is my immune syst ...

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    Treated with 3 courses of R-CHOP plus radiotherapy for Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of orbit of eye in 2010. In complete remission until 2014 then relapse of genetically identical tumor in maxillary sinus. Recently have received 3 courses of R-ICE. During the past week I have had a cardiac ECHO ...

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