Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Flushing?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 203,263 people who have Multiple sclerosis. Among them, 863 experience Flushing (Skin blushing/flushing). 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 266,030 patients) are typically treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Baclofen.
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin) (latest reports from 348,828 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, high blood pressure, low density lipoprotein increased, hyperlipidaemia.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 203,245 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 808 (0.40%) have Flushing.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Flushing * :
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Flushing * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (808 people, 100.00%)
- Allergy to animal (18 people, 2.23%)
- Depression (17 people, 2.10%)
- Anxiety (12 people, 1.49%)
- Muscle spasms (10 people, 1.24%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (9 people, 1.11%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 0.74%)
- Pain (6 people, 0.74%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (6 people, 0.74%)
- Fatigue (5 people, 0.62%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tysabri (563 people, 69.68%)
- Avonex (269 people, 33.29%)
- Copaxone (153 people, 18.94%)
- Rebif (51 people, 6.31%)
- Gilenya (43 people, 5.32%)
- Betaseron (43 people, 5.32%)
- Benadryl (39 people, 4.83%)
- Baclofen (33 people, 4.08%)
- Neurontin (24 people, 2.97%)
- Zyrtec (23 people, 2.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have been on omeprazole for four days at first I felt very exhausted and sometimes dizzy now taking half of recommended dose of 20 mg also only taking 75 mg ranitidine instead of 300mg as I was getting dizzy and did not know which drug causing it. Generally not feeling well. I had been taking esomaprazole previously
which also made me feel quite unwell
Indarjani on Mar, 1, 2014:
I have paratyphus with salmonella 1/80 which supposed to be negative. At the same time i also suffer stomach ulcer so i take omeprazole and also antybiotic metilev levofloxacin 500 mg. Doctor has given me for 5days. Until 4 days, i feel no change significantly. However i hsve no fever so far and my tounge still white/dirty. Would you please gve me advice regarding this and during that time it is possible if i still work.? Sincerely thnks for your advice.
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