Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Myasthenia gravis?
We study 17,191 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Myasthenia gravis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Fibromyalgia (latest reports from 92,048 patients) is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Flexeril, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.
Myasthenia gravis (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) (latest reports from 8,736 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 17,174 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 6 (0.03%) have Myasthenia Gravis. They amount to 0.07% of all the 8,733 people who have Myasthenia Gravis on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Myasthenia gravis * :
|Myasthenia gravis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Myasthenia gravis * :
|Myasthenia gravis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 66.67%)
- Oedema (2 people, 33.33%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (2 people, 33.33%)
- Asthma (2 people, 33.33%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 33.33%)
- Osteopenia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Somnolence (2 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (2 people, 33.33%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 33.33%)
- Migraine (2 people, 33.33%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Cymbalta (4 people, 66.67%)
- Prozac (2 people, 33.33%)
- Imitrex (2 people, 33.33%)
- Singulair (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fiorinal (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fosamax plus d (2 people, 33.33%)
- Bentyl (2 people, 33.33%)
- Xanax (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fosamax (2 people, 33.33%)
- Diovan hct (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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