Avonex and Memory impairment - from FDA reports
Memory impairment is found among people who take Avonex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Tysabri, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Memory impairment with Avonex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 164,203 people who have side effects when taking Avonex from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
164,203 people reported to have side effects when taking Avonex.
Among them, 7,835 people (4.77%) have Memory impairment
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Avonex when people have Memory impairment *:
- < 1 month: 6.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.39 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.1 %
- 2 - 5 years: 24.7 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20.47 %
- 10+ years: 10.16 %
Gender of people who have Memory impairment when taking Avonex *:
- female: 80.51 %
- male: 19.49 %
Age of people who have Memory impairment when taking Avonex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.3 %
- 20-29: 3.78 %
- 30-39: 13.32 %
- 40-49: 27.45 %
- 50-59: 32.76 %
- 60+: 22.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (89 people, 1.14%)
- Gait Disturbance (65 people, 0.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (47 people, 0.60%)
- Pain (46 people, 0.59%)
- High Blood Pressure (46 people, 0.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tysabri (1,350 people, 17.23%)
- Tecfidera (342 people, 4.37%)
- Baclofen (129 people, 1.65%)
- Ampyra (119 people, 1.52%)
- Neurontin (115 people, 1.47%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (1,031 people, 13.16%)
- Fall (838 people, 10.70%)
- Influenza Like Illness (789 people, 10.07%)
- Weakness (728 people, 9.29%)
- Stress And Anxiety (711 people, 9.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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