Related topic: Multiple sclerosis, Excessive thirst
Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Excessive thirst?
Summary: Excessive thirst could be caused by Multiple sclerosis, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also have Muscle spasms, and take Rebif.
We study 203,280 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Excessive thirst (Thirst - excessive). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 268,450 patients) are typically treated by Tysabri, Copaxone, Avonex, Rebif, Baclofen, Betaseron.
Excessive thirst (latest reports from 16,219 patients) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, high blood pressure, quit smoking, depression, diabetes.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 203,277 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 21 (0.01%) have Excessive Thirst. They amount to 0.13% of all the 16,178 people who have Excessive Thirst on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Excessive thirst * :
|Excessive thirst||72.00%||28.00% |
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Excessive thirst * :
|Excessive thirst||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||29.17%||16.67%||29.17%||20.83% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Muscle spasms (1 people, 4.76%)
- Oedema (1 people, 4.76%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 4.76%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Rebif (10 people, 47.62%)
- Avonex (9 people, 42.86%)
- Gabapentin (4 people, 19.05%)
- Solu-medrol (4 people, 19.05%)
- Copaxone (4 people, 19.05%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 14.29%)
- Lasix (3 people, 14.29%)
- Wellbutrin (3 people, 14.29%)
- Gilenya (3 people, 14.29%)
- Digoxin (2 people, 9.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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