Crohn's disease and Diarrhoea - from FDA reports

Diarrhoea is found among people with Crohn's disease, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Humira and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhoea with Crohn's disease. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,686 people who have Crohn's disease from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 06, 2018

9,686 people who have Crohn'S Disease and Diarrhoea are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Crohn'S Disease and experience Diarrhoea *:

  • female: 65.81 %
  • male: 34.19 %

Age of people who have Crohn'S Disease and experience Diarrhoea *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.39 %
  • 10-19: 7.21 %
  • 20-29: 15.4 %
  • 30-39: 17.84 %
  • 40-49: 18.11 %
  • 50-59: 19.63 %
  • 60+: 21.41 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure: 576 people, 5.95%
  • Depression: 570 people, 5.88%
  • Pain: 568 people, 5.86%
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 504 people, 5.20%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 424 people, 4.38%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Humira: 6,232 people, 64.34%
  • Remicade: 1,589 people, 16.41%
  • Cimzia: 954 people, 9.85%
  • Prednisone: 647 people, 6.68%
  • Pentasa: 528 people, 5.45%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Abdominal Pain: 2,741 people, 28.30%
  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 1,508 people, 15.57%
  • Nausea And Vomiting: 1,459 people, 15.06%
  • Drug Ineffective: 1,366 people, 14.10%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1,178 people, 12.16%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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