Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Diarrhea?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 203,260 people who have Multiple sclerosis. Among them, 3,222 experience Diarrhea. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 265,239 patients) are typically treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Baclofen, Betaseron.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,070,779 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 203,248 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 3,006 (1.48%) have Diarrhea.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Diarrhea * :
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Diarrhea * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (3,006 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (76 people, 2.53%)
- Pain (64 people, 2.13%)
- Hypertension (46 people, 1.53%)
- Muscle spasms (37 people, 1.23%)
- Osteoporosis (31 people, 1.03%)
- Menopause (30 people, 1.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (27 people, 0.90%)
- Multiple allergies (25 people, 0.83%)
- Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (24 people, 0.80%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tysabri (1,449 people, 48.20%)
- Avonex (1,377 people, 45.81%)
- Rebif (373 people, 12.41%)
- Gilenya (250 people, 8.32%)
- Baclofen (168 people, 5.59%)
- Betaseron (141 people, 4.69%)
- Neurontin (133 people, 4.42%)
- Copaxone (100 people, 3.33%)
- Vitamin d (81 people, 2.69%)
- Lexapro (63 people, 2.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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