A study for a 58 year old woman who takes Imuran - from FDA reports


Summary

3,939 females aged 58 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 58 year old female patient who has Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Ulcerative Colitis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 11, 2017

3,939 females aged 58 (±5) who take Imuran are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Imuran for a 58-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 58
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Ulcerative Colitis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Imuran (azathioprine)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Thyroid Nodule: 0 (0% of females aged 58 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • nausea and vomiting
  • fever
  • diarrhea
  • renal failure acute
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • thrombocytopenia
  • fatigue
1 - 6 months:
  • fever
  • pneumonia
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • thrombocytopenia
  • malaise
  • progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
  • diabetic vascular disorder
  • pain in extremity
  • agranulocytosis
  • diarrhea
6 - 12 months:
  • weight decreased
  • pancytopenia
  • hidradenitis
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • peritonitis
  • rectovaginal septum abscess
  • abscess
  • large intestine perforation
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • female genital tract fistula
1 - 2 years:
  • progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
  • respiratory acidosis
  • lymphopenia
  • abdominal pain
  • brain mass
  • drug ineffective
  • strangulated hernia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • intestinal obstruction
  • uterine leiomyoma
2 - 5 years:
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • raynaud's phenomenon
  • sepsis
  • arthritis infective
  • liver function test abnormal
  • leukopenia
  • chest pain
  • intestinal obstruction
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • torsade de pointes
5 - 10 years:
  • weight decreased
  • malaise
  • metastases to liver
  • sinusitis
  • gout
  • osteomyelitis
  • fungal infection
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • leukopenia
10+ years:
  • weakness
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • joint pain
  • pain in extremity
  • joint swelling
  • diarrhea
  • drug intolerance
  • pancytopenia
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhea
  • fever
  • weakness
  • joint pain
  • headache
  • pneumonia
  • pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (649 people, 16.48%)
  • High Blood Pressure (249 people, 6.32%)
  • Depression (158 people, 4.01%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (151 people, 3.83%)
  • Osteoporosis (141 people, 3.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (841 people, 21.35%)
  • Prednisone (675 people, 17.14%)
  • Remicade (533 people, 13.53%)
  • Prednisolone (346 people, 8.78%)
  • Enbrel (346 people, 8.78%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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