Review: could Rituxan cause Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease?
This is a review of Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease by studying 10,172 people who take Rituxan. We analyze: the time on Rituxan when people have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease, gender and age of these people, the severity of Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Rituxan. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Rituxan (latest outcomes from 10,284 users) has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, non-hodgkin's lymphoma. Commonly reported side effects of Rituxan include fever, agranulocytosis, neutropenia aggravated, hypotension, febrile neutropenia.
Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease
Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease (latest reports from 153,827 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, pain, depression, inflammatory bowel disease.
On Feb, 6, 2014: 9,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan. Among them, 4 people (0.04%) have Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Crohn's Disease.
Time on Rituxan when people have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease||66.67%||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 * :
|Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who have Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease when taking Rituxan * :
|Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease||0.00%||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 ** :
How people recovered from Inflammatory bowel disease - crohn's disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (2 people, 50.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fludarabine phosphate (2 people, 50.00%)
- Cyclophosphamide (2 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 25.00%)
- Naprosyn (1 people, 25.00%)
- Folic acid (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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