A study for a 36 year old woman who takes Remicade - from FDA reports

Summary

8,420 females aged 36 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 36 year old female patient who has Crohns. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.



How the study uses the data?

The study is based on gender, age, active ingredients of any drugs used. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are considered.

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Jan, 10, 2019

8,420 females aged 36 (±5) who take Remicade are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Remicade for a 36-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 36
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Crohns
  • Drugs taken:
    • Remicade (infliximab)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Infusion related reaction
  2. Chest pain
  3. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Chills (felling of cold)
  6. Itching
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Urticaria (rash of round, red welts on the skin that itch intensely)
  9. Hypersensitivity
  10. Dizziness
1 - 6 months:
  1. Infusion related reaction
  2. Rashes (redness)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Joint pain
  6. Chest pain
  7. Lupus-like syndrome (a disease symptom matches with lupus an immune disease)
  8. Pulmonary tuberculosis (lungs tuberculosis)
  9. Abdominal pain
  10. Fever
6 - 12 months:
  1. Infusion related reaction
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Lupus-like syndrome (a disease symptom matches with lupus an immune disease)
  4. Joint pain
  5. Chest pain
  6. Rashes (redness)
  7. Breathing difficulty
  8. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Lupus-like syndrome (a disease symptom matches with lupus an immune disease)
  2. Infusion related reaction
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Joint pain
  5. Chest pain
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Rashes (redness)
  8. Gait disturbance
  9. Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue)
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Infusion related reaction
  3. Lupus-like syndrome (a disease symptom matches with lupus an immune disease)
  4. Breathing difficulty
  5. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  6. Headache (pain in head)
  7. Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue)
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  9. Hypersensitivity
  10. Itching
5 - 10 years:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Malignant melanoma (skin cancer rises from melancytes)
  3. Psoriatic arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop)
  4. Hodgkin's lymphoma (cancer originating from white blood cells)
  5. High blood pressure
  6. Lupus-like syndrome (a disease symptom matches with lupus an immune disease)
  7. Cardiac disorder
  8. Stress and anxiety
  9. Breast neoplasm (non cancerous tumour of breast)
  10. Back pain
10+ years:
  1. Chest pain
  2. Abdominal pain upper
  3. High blood pressure
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  5. Respiratory disorder (respiratory disease)
  6. Iron deficiency
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Ocular hyperaemia (an abnormally large amount of blood in eye)
  9. Colon cancer
  10. Rashes (redness)
not specified:
  1. Infusion related reaction
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Joint pain
  4. Rashes (redness)
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  7. Chest pain
  8. Diarrhea
  9. Fever
  10. Abdominal pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Ankylosing Spondylitis (type of arthritis affecting the spine): 525 people, 6.24%
  2. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 381 people, 4.52%
  3. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 312 people, 3.71%
  4. Pain : 145 people, 1.72%
  5. Depression : 121 people, 1.44%
  6. Birth Control : 90 people, 1.07%
  7. Preventive Health Care : 77 people, 0.91%
  8. Stress And Anxiety : 75 people, 0.89%
  9. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 71 people, 0.84%
  10. Colitis (inflammation of colon): 63 people, 0.75%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Methotrexate (995 people, 11.82%)
  2. Imuran (531 people, 6.31%)
  3. Prednisone (510 people, 6.06%)
  4. Humira (402 people, 4.77%)
  5. Folic Acid (332 people, 3.94%)
  6. Benadryl (325 people, 3.86%)
  7. Enbrel (324 people, 3.85%)
  8. Azathioprine (270 people, 3.21%)
  9. Pentasa (239 people, 2.84%)
  10. Tylenol (226 people, 2.68%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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