Would you have Brittle nails (Nail abnormalities) when you have Ms?
Summary: Brittle nails is reported only by a few people with Ms.
We study 5 people who have Brittle nails (Nail abnormalities) and Ms from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Ms (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) can be treated by Tysabri, Copaxone, Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Baclofen. (latest reports from 222,609 Ms patients)
Brittle nails (abnormal nail) has been reported by people with breast cancer, high blood pressure, breast cancer metastatic, preventive health care, pain. (latest reports from 656 Brittle nails patients)
On Dec, 31, 2014: 5 people who have ms and Brittle Nails are studied.
Gender of people who have ms and experienced Brittle nails * :
|Brittle nails||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have ms and experienced Brittle nails * :
|Brittle nails||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67%||0.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 100.00%)
- Psoriasis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 20.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tysabri (4 people, 80.00%)
- Avonex (3 people, 60.00%)
- Amlodipine (1 people, 20.00%)
- Gilenya (1 people, 20.00%)
- Celecoxib (1 people, 20.00%)
- Losartan potassium (1 people, 20.00%)
- Lithium carbonate (1 people, 20.00%)
- Lyrica (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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