Humira and Lymphoma - from FDA reports
Lymphoma is found among people who take Humira, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Psoriasis. This review analyzes which people have Lymphoma with Humira. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 385,672 people who have side effects when taking Humira from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 22, 2017
385,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 700 people (0.18%) have Lymphoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Humira when people have Lymphoma *:
- < 1 month: 9.31 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.82 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.31 %
- 10+ years: 1.5 %
Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Humira *:
- female: 53.53 %
- male: 46.47 %
Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Humira *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 3.73 %
- 20-29: 5.6 %
- 30-39: 7.47 %
- 40-49: 14.4 %
- 50-59: 22.67 %
- 60+: 45.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriasis (99 people, 14.14%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (48 people, 6.86%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (41 people, 5.86%)
- High Blood Pressure (34 people, 4.86%)
- Pain (21 people, 3.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (110 people, 15.71%)
- Enbrel (60 people, 8.57%)
- Folic Acid (51 people, 7.29%)
- Remicade (47 people, 6.71%)
- Prednisone (42 people, 6.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Lymph Follicular Hypertrophy (76 people, 10.86%)
- Fever (51 people, 7.29%)
- Weight Decreased (43 people, 6.14%)
- Fatigue (42 people, 6.00%)
- Drug Ineffective (42 people, 6.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I just switched from Remicade to Humira, treating my Crohns disease. Developing HFM was a very unexpected side effect. It developed 24 hours orator my first dose. I'm really miserable, can't do my job (caring for newborns) and wondering about others experiences...how long does it last? has ...
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User reviews to the study
My last Humira injection was 4/19/17. This was the 3rd injection after the starter dose(s). I actually experienced severe leg pain in the back of both legs after the 2nd dose of 2 injections. I challenged the medication and the pain decreased considerably. However, after the 2nd single injection ...
I take Enbrel, Mthotrexate and Prednisone and have just this afternoon been diagnosed with lymphona. Needless to say, I am scared out of my mind. A biopsy is scheduled for Monday, May 15 and will have the results by Wednesday May 16.
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