Would you have Thyroid Cancer when you have Multiple Sclerosis?

Summary

Thyroid cancer is found among people with Multiple sclerosis, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, take medication Avonex and have Multiple sclerosis. We study 436 people who have Thyroid cancer and Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) can be treated by Copaxone, Avonex, Tysabri, Rebif, Baclofen (latest reports from 316,154 Multiple sclerosis patients)

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid cancer has been reported by people with weight decreased, breathing difficulty, rashes, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 4,459 Thyroid cancer patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

436 people who have Multiple Sclerosis and Thyroid Cancer are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Thyroid cancer when you have Multiple sclerosis?

Gender of people who have Multiple Sclerosis and experience Thyroid Cancer *:

  • female: 90.37 %
  • male: 9.63 %

Age of people who have Multiple Sclerosis and experience Thyroid Cancer *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.76 %
  • 20-29: 10.13 %
  • 30-39: 22.78 %
  • 40-49: 31.65 %
  • 50-59: 22.78 %
  • 60+: 11.9 %

Severity if Multiple Sclerosis and experience Thyroid Cancer *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (435 people)
  • Depression (21 people)
  • Pain (11 people)
  • Fatigue (8 people)
  • Thyroidectomy (7 people)
  • Restless Legs Syndrome (7 people)
  • Paraesthesia (7 people)
  • Oral Contraception (7 people)
  • Epilepsy (7 people)
  • Back Pain (7 people)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Avonex (212 people)
  • Tysabri (111 people)
  • Rebif (67 people)
  • Lexapro (15 people)
  • Gilenya (13 people)
  • Synthroid (12 people)
  • Gabapentin (11 people)
  • Valium (10 people)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (10 people)
  • Baclofen (10 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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