Humira Risks

In most cases, Humira® (adalimumab) is a safe and effective medication. However, there are several warnings to be aware of before starting treatment. For example, people using Humira may have an increased risk of infections, including potentially serious infections. Also, Humira can make certain conditions worse, such as multiple sclerosis or congestive heart failure.
 
In addition, Humira increases your risk of side effects, such as:
 
It is also important to tell your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you may have, such as a history of any type of cancer, diabetes, or any current infection, to name a few. In addition, Humira can negatively interact with certain medications, so tell your healthcare provider about all drugs you are currently taking, including nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(To learn more about the risks involved with taking this drug, click Humira Side Effects and Humira Warnings and Precautions. These articles talk about the problems that were reported in clinical trials and give more in-depth information on what to discuss with your healthcare provider.)
 
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