Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Bipolar disorder?
We study 203,320 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Among them, 403 have Bipolar disorder. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 280,377 patients) are typically treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Baclofen, Betaseron.
Bipolar disorder (mood disorder) (latest reports from 79,647 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 203,319 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 403 (0.20%) have Bipolar Disorder. They amount to 0.51% of all the 79,363 people who have Bipolar Disorder on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Bipolar disorder * :
|Bipolar disorder||78.17%||21.83% |
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Bipolar disorder * :
|Bipolar disorder||0.00%||0.00%||2.55%||10.97%||26.28%||30.10%||22.19%||8.16% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Depression (18 people, 4.47%)
- Pain (9 people, 2.23%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 1.74%)
- Affective disorder (5 people, 1.24%)
- Multiple sclerosis relapse (4 people, 0.99%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (4 people, 0.99%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (3 people, 0.74%)
- Prophylaxis (3 people, 0.74%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 0.74%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 0.50%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Avonex (229 people, 56.82%)
- Tysabri (110 people, 27.30%)
- Rebif (97 people, 24.07%)
- Betaseron (23 people, 5.71%)
- Depakote (17 people, 4.22%)
- Lithium carbonate (14 people, 3.47%)
- Klonopin (13 people, 3.23%)
- Flexeril (13 people, 3.23%)
- Prozac (11 people, 2.73%)
- Zyprexa (11 people, 2.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (1 day ago):
I take Prozac for depression, Atenolol Chlorthalidone for hypertension, and Valium as needed for stress. I also Vasovagal when stressed, which is becoming more frequent as I get older. Can I take a Valium in preparation for stressful situations, or does that exacerbate my tendency to Vasovagal under stress?
Deru on Jul, 9, 2014:
try Acupuncture or buy a Acupuncture machine which has pads to stimulate your nerves. Your sure to quit using antidepressants and be stable for the rest of your life but treatment should be done for about 6 months or more and may differ case to case.
From this study (1 week ago):
have a bad cough feels like a lump when try to swallow. wake up cant breath start coughing hard. heart rate is 107 air 96
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Had Respiratory Distress, coughing, clogged nasal passages, an extreme skin rash and problems sleeping.
After telling my neurologist these symptoms worsen after I get a needle of Rebif he didn't really believe me because I was taking Rebif for about 8 years with no to little side effects. I was admitted to the hospital for Respiratory Distress and taken off Rebif. I still have cold like symptoms and my white blood cells have increased over the 2 1/2 month I have been taken off Rebif. My doctors and I are still trying to definitely confirm the reaction was to Rebif.
I have had numerous blood tests, EKG, Pulmonary tests, allergy tests and chest x-rays.
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