Would you have Underactive thyroid (Hypothyroidism) when you have Multiple sclerosis?
Summary: Underactive thyroid is found among people with Multiple sclerosis, especially people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Depression, and take medication Avonex.
We study 455 people who have Underactive thyroid (Hypothyroidism) 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 (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 224,273 Multiple Sclerosis patients)
Underactive thyroid (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, hypothyroidism, depression. (latest reports from 49,670 Underactive thyroid patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 455 people who have multiple sclerosis and Underactive Thyroid are studied.
Gender of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Underactive thyroid * :
|Underactive thyroid||91.49%||8.51% |
Age of people who have multiple sclerosis and experienced Underactive thyroid * :
|Underactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.33%||17.24%||30.88%||32.85%||16.70% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Underactive thyroid||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Depression (24 people, 5.27%)
- Hypothyroidism (21 people, 4.62%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 4.18%)
- Multiple sclerosis relapse (16 people, 3.52%)
- Anxiety (16 people, 3.52%)
- Dizziness (13 people, 2.86%)
- Vertigo (13 people, 2.86%)
- Restless legs syndrome (12 people, 2.64%)
- Hemiparesis (12 people, 2.64%)
- Anger (12 people, 2.64%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Avonex (305 people, 67.03%)
- Rebif (127 people, 27.91%)
- Tysabri (124 people, 27.25%)
- Baclofen (59 people, 12.97%)
- Synthroid (50 people, 10.99%)
- Neurontin (47 people, 10.33%)
- Provigil (37 people, 8.13%)
- Zoloft (31 people, 6.81%)
- Betaseron (24 people, 5.27%)
- Copaxone (24 people, 5.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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