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Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Mental status changes?
We study 203,343 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Among them, 397 have Mental status changes. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) (latest reports from 278,782 patients) can be treated by Tysabri, Copaxone, Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Baclofen.
Mental status changes
Mental status changes (general changes in brain function, such as confusion, amnesia (memory loss), loss of alertness, loss of orientation) (latest reports from 112,615 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, multiple sclerosis.
On Sep, 21, 2014: 203,340 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 397 (0.20%) have Mental Status Changes.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Mental status changes * :
|Mental status changes||73.19%||26.81% |
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Mental status changes * :
|Mental status changes||0.00%||0.00%||0.22%||2.92%||18.88%||23.60%||27.19%||27.42% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mental status changes||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Muscle spasms (15 people, 3.78%)
- Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 3.78%)
- Depression (14 people, 3.53%)
- Headache (13 people, 3.27%)
- Pain (12 people, 3.02%)
- Migraine (9 people, 2.27%)
- Anxiety (8 people, 2.02%)
- Urinary tract infection (7 people, 1.76%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 1.76%)
- Muscle spasticity (6 people, 1.51%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tysabri (219 people, 55.16%)
- Avonex (168 people, 42.32%)
- Baclofen (84 people, 21.16%)
- Rebif (47 people, 11.84%)
- Lisinopril (29 people, 7.30%)
- Neurontin (27 people, 6.80%)
- Zoloft (23 people, 5.79%)
- Gilenya (23 people, 5.79%)
- Gabapentin (22 people, 5.54%)
- Omeprazole (21 people, 5.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I lived in a condominium where each of my neighbors smoked and after I began taking Tecfidera I developed a strong sensitivity to this. Other than myself, no one else could sense the smoke. I became so sensitive that I could tell when a neighbor would start and stop smoking. I then developed constant chest pains and tightness in my breathing. Is it possible that I'm highly sensitive because Tecfidera controls MS by decreasing the activity of one's immune system? Does this naturally increase ones vulnerability to the effects of things like second and third hand smoke?
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