A study for a 42 year old woman who takes Cosentyx - from FDA reports


1,658 females aged 42 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 42 year old female patient who has Ankylosing Spondylitis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Apr, 14, 2019

1,658 females aged 42 (±5) who take Cosentyx are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Cosentyx for a 42-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 42
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Cosentyx (secukinumab)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Stomach Pain: 27 (1.63% of females aged 42 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Diarrhea: 94 (5.67% of females aged 42 (±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:
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Fever
  3. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  4. Joint pain
  5. Mouth ulcers
  6. Rashes (redness)
  7. Injection site pain
  8. Kidney stones
  9. Feeling abnormal
  10. Itching
1 - 6 months:
  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Pain
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  5. Oropharyngeal pain
  6. Fever
  7. Lung neoplasm malignant (cancer tumour of lung)
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  9. Rashes (redness)
  10. Joint pain
6 - 12 months:
  1. Drug ineffective
  2. Rashes (redness)
  3. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
  4. Weakness
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Haematochezia (passage of stools containing blood)
  7. Dizziness
  8. Weight increased
  9. Breast cancer
  10. Birth control
1 - 2 years:
  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
  2. Cough
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Anogenital warts
  6. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Abdominal pain upper
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Malignant melanoma (skin cancer rises from melancytes)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
  2. Muscle aches (muscle pain)
  3. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)
  4. Pain
  5. Developmental dysplasia of the hip
  6. Aseptic necrosis (the death of bone tissue due to a lack of blood supply)
  7. Hip deformity
  8. Skin disorder (skin disease)
  9. Joint destruction (joint damage)
  10. The flu (the flu is caused by an influenza virus)
5 - 10 years:
10+ years:
not specified:
  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Pain
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  6. Diarrhea
  7. Joint pain
  8. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx)
  9. Headache (pain in head)
  10. Rashes (redness)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 830 people, 50.06%
  2. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 379 people, 22.86%
  3. High Blood Pressure : 28 people, 1.69%
  4. Pain : 24 people, 1.45%
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 24 people, 1.45%
  6. Depression : 17 people, 1.03%
  7. Stress And Anxiety : 15 people, 0.90%
  8. Pustular Psoriasis (raised bumps on the skin that are filled with pus): 15 people, 0.90%
  9. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 11 people, 0.66%
  10. Hypersensitivity : 8 people, 0.48%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Humira (107 people, 6.45%)
  2. Enbrel (85 people, 5.13%)
  3. Celebrex (60 people, 3.62%)
  4. Stelara (54 people, 3.26%)
  5. Simponi (49 people, 2.96%)
  6. Remicade (49 people, 2.96%)
  7. Otezla (37 people, 2.23%)
  8. Voltaren (32 people, 1.93%)
  9. Cimzia (29 people, 1.75%)
  10. Synthroid (20 people, 1.21%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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