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Review: could Copaxone cause Arf (Acute kidney failure)?





Summary: Arf is found among people who take Copaxone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Betaseron, and have Multiple sclerosis.

We study 10,158 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Arf. Find out below who they are, when they have Arf and more.

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Copaxone

Copaxone has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Copaxone 10,374 users)

Arf

Arf (acute renal failure (arf), is a rapid loss of kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, pain.(latest reports from Arf 57,650 patients)

On Dec, 20, 2014: 10,158 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone. Among them, 39 people (0.38%) have Arf.

Trend of Arf in Copaxone reports

Time on Copaxone when people have Arf * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arf12.50%62.50%25.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Arf when taking Copaxone * :

FemaleMale
Arf65.00%35.00%

Age of people who have Arf when taking Copaxone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arf0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%22.22%33.33%25.93%18.52%

Severity of Arf when taking Copaxone ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Arf ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (33 people, 84.62%)
  2. Urinary incontinence (2 people, 5.13%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 5.13%)
  4. Depression (2 people, 5.13%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (1 people, 2.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Betaseron (6 people, 15.38%)
  2. Baclofen (4 people, 10.26%)
  3. Muscle relaxer (4 people, 10.26%)
  4. Tysabri (4 people, 10.26%)
  5. Glucophage (3 people, 7.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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