Cimzia and Plague - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Plague is reported only by a few people who take Cimzia.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cimzia and have Plague. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,459 people who have side effects while taking Cimzia from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Mar, 14, 2023

84,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Cimzia.
Among them, 3 people (0.0%) have Plague.

What is Cimzia?

Cimzia has active ingredients of certolizumab pegol. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. eHealthMe is studying from 84,812 Cimzia users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Plague?

Plague is found to be associated with 177 drugs and 59 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Cimzia and Plague reports submitted per year:

Could Cimzia cause Plague?

Gender of people who have Plague when taking Cimzia *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Plague when taking Cimzia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Cimzia *:

  1. Xanax: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Sulfamethoxazole: 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Pantoprazole: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Cymbalta: 3 people, 100.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 3 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cimzia and have Plague?

Check whether Plague is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on certolizumab pegol (the active ingredients of Cimzia) and Cimzia (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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