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Would you have Tourette's syndrome when you have Multiple sclerosis?

Summary: Tourette's syndrome is reported only by a few people with Multiple sclerosis. We study 3 people who have Tourette's syndrome and Multiple sclerosis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Multiple sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) can be treated by Copaxone, Tysabri, Avonex, Rebif, Betaseron, Baclofen. (latest reports from 224,282 Multiple Sclerosis patients)

Tourette's syndrome

Tourette's syndrome has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, gilles de la tourette syndrome, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 979 Tourette's syndrome patients)

On Apr, 29, 2015: 3 people who have multiple sclerosis and Tourette's Syndrome are studied.

Trend of Tourette's syndrome in multiple sclerosis reports

Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Tourette's syndrome * :

FemaleMale
Tourette's syndrome100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Tourette's syndrome * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tourette's syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Depression (1 people, 33.33%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Tysabri (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Xanax (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Gilenya (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Provigil (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Prozac (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Comments for this study:

JTG (2 years ago):

Im 48 years old with tourettes and MS. No insurance and no job. I live in San Diego and have a wonderful family. Im male by the way. Right leg and right arm getting worse. I was a restaurant person my whole life which is very difficult to work now. Please if you can I need advise. Thank you
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  • Wanting to know if the M.S. medicines I've taken could have caused my diagnosis of moderate glaucoma in right eye. Rebif 40mcg three/week for last 10 years and Avonex 1/week for 7 years. Initial onset of M.S. 39 years ago was optic neuritis in right eye and other symptoms.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • This is either the second or third that i've had since starting the meds in Feb 2015. seems a bit odd. i drink lots of water. my urine is discoloured and quite potent.

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    lauren on Apr, 3, 2015:

    i'm sorry, I've only been on tecfidera for 2 months. Dxd for 9 years.

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