Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Skin rash?
We study 203,320 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,532 have Skin rash (Rashes). 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.
Skin rash (redness) (latest reports from 968,753 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 203,319 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 3,532 (1.74%) have Skin Rash. They amount to 0.36% of all the 969,580 people who have Skin Rash on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Skin rash * :
|Skin rash||80.67%||19.33% |
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Skin rash * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.13%||0.66%||7.36%||19.42%||30.43%||28.94%||13.09% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||15.38%||46.15%||38.46%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Depression (99 people, 2.80%)
- Pain (68 people, 1.93%)
- Hypertension (62 people, 1.76%)
- Anxiety (51 people, 1.44%)
- Fatigue (49 people, 1.39%)
- Muscle spasms (47 people, 1.33%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (43 people, 1.22%)
- Osteoporosis (43 people, 1.22%)
- Multiple allergies (41 people, 1.16%)
- Insomnia (32 people, 0.91%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tysabri (1,965 people, 55.63%)
- Avonex (1,309 people, 37.06%)
- Rebif (414 people, 11.72%)
- Copaxone (331 people, 9.37%)
- Gilenya (259 people, 7.33%)
- Baclofen (205 people, 5.80%)
- Betaseron (183 people, 5.18%)
- Provigil (133 people, 3.77%)
- Neurontin (119 people, 3.37%)
- Benadryl (95 people, 2.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (4 months ago):
Attempting to find out what is causing my rash. Was off all supplements for a week with no change. Off of Tamoxifen for one week no change. Where had radiation 1 1/2 year ago area was red. & hot this morning. Calmed down later in day. Rash from neck to knees including arms.
From this study (1 year ago):
THE RASH IS RED SPOTS THAT ARE VERY ITCHY WHEN SCATCHED BECOMES SCALLY VERY BAD ON BOTH LEGS SCATERED ON STOMACH ITCHY ALL OVER
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