Review: could Myasthenia gravis cause Malnutrition?
We study 1,241 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 (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) (latest reports from 8,741 patients) can be treated by Mestinon, Prednisone, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Cellcept, Imuran, Azathioprine.
Malnutrition (condition that results from eating a diet in which certain nutrients are lacking) (latest reports from 48,057 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, depression.
On Sep, 2, 2014: 1,240 people who have myasthenia gravis are studied. Among them, 3 (0.24%) have Malnutrition. They amount to 0.01% of all the 48,314 people who have Malnutrition on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Malnutrition * :
Age of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Malnutrition * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (3 people, 100.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Cellcept (3 people, 100.00%)
- Midodrine hydrochloride (3 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Started on doxycycline for possible infection. After about 7 to 8 days of doxycycline use, myasthenia symptoms became severe. Will discontinue use of doxycycline,
From this study (6 months ago):
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?
From this study (6 months ago):
losing my vision. severe weakness, severe pain
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