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Review: could Multiple sclerosis cause Sweating - excessive?

Summary: Sweating - excessive could be caused by Multiple sclerosis, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Depression, and take Avonex.

We study 203,280 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,251 have Sweating - excessive (Hyperhidrosis). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Multiple sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 268,449 patients) are typically treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Baclofen.

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 295,448 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 203,277 people who have multiple sclerosis are studied. Among them, 1,251 (0.62%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.42% of all the 295,135 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in multiple sclerosis reports

Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Sweating - excessive * :

FemaleMale
Sweating - excessive76.87%23.13%

Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Sweating - excessive * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.53%6.37%19.88%31.79%32.40%9.10%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%40.00%20.00%40.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Depression (43 people, 3.44%)
  2. Pain (27 people, 2.16%)
  3. Menopause (25 people, 2.00%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (25 people, 2.00%)
  5. Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (21 people, 1.68%)
  6. Osteoporosis (21 people, 1.68%)
  7. Multiple allergies (21 people, 1.68%)
  8. Anaphylactic reaction (18 people, 1.44%)
  9. Hypertension (16 people, 1.28%)
  10. Anxiety (13 people, 1.04%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Avonex (522 people, 41.73%)
  2. Tysabri (346 people, 27.66%)
  3. Rebif (238 people, 19.02%)
  4. Baclofen (106 people, 8.47%)
  5. Neurontin (88 people, 7.03%)
  6. Extavia (82 people, 6.55%)
  7. Gilenya (75 people, 6.00%)
  8. Betaseron (74 people, 5.92%)
  9. Copaxone (73 people, 5.84%)
  10. Vitamin d (46 people, 3.68%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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