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Review: could Myasthenia gravis cause Malnutrition?

We study 1,235 people who have Myasthenia gravis from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Malnutrition. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Myasthenia gravis

Myasthenia gravis (latest reports from 8,667 patients) are typically treated by Mestinon, Prednisone, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Cellcept, Prednisolone, Imuran.

Malnutrition

Malnutrition (condition that results from eating a diet in which certain nutrients are lacking) (latest reports from 47,714 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, depression.

On Mar, 26, 2014: 1,233 people who have myasthenia gravis are studied. Among them, 3 (0.24%) have Malnutrition. They amount to 0.01% of all the 46,972 people who have Malnutrition.

Trend of Malnutrition in myasthenia gravis reports

Gender of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Malnutrition * :

FemaleMale
Malnutrition0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Malnutrition * :

n/a

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Parkinson's disease (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Myasthenia gravis (3 people, 100.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Midodrine hydrochloride (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Cellcept (3 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • My daughter was diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis approx 8 months before her death. Her neurologist diagnosed her and prescribed Imuran and Mestinon. She was referred to Pain Mgmt where she was prescribed Robaxin. What would the results of taking these medications together?

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  • losing my vision. severe weakness, severe pain

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  • Could the combination of mestinon and robaxin in myasthenia gravis patients be fatal?
    My 43 yo daughter, Amy Baker, was diagnosed 8 months ago with Myasthenia Gravis. She was prescribed Mestinon and then Robaxin 750mg. She died in her sleep January 27, 2014. My email is mcheek1948@yahoo.com

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    I was exposed to a leper colony for about five months while in Vietnam. Many of the lepers died with open wounds and I actually wore some of their beads and trinkets around my neck. I slept on their beds and drank from their water source. Out of the clear blue almost 40 years later with no indicat ...

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