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 10,170 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 has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from 10,386 Copaxone users)
Arf (acute renal failure (arf), is a rapid loss of kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 57,659 Arf patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 10,168 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone. Among them, 39 people (0.38%) have Arf.
Time on Copaxone when people have Arf * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Arf when taking Copaxone * :
Age of people who have Arf when taking Copaxone * :
Severity of Arf when taking Copaxone ** :
How people recovered from Arf ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (33 people, 84.62%)
- Urinary incontinence (2 people, 5.13%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 5.13%)
- Depression (2 people, 5.13%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (1 people, 2.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Betaseron (6 people, 15.38%)
- Baclofen (4 people, 10.26%)
- Muscle relaxer (4 people, 10.26%)
- Tysabri (4 people, 10.26%)
- Glucophage (3 people, 7.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 57-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Renal Failure - Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
- A study of drug interactions between Plavix, Lisinopril, Cymbalta for a 88-year old woman with Arterial Stenosis, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Renal Failure, Pulse Pressure Decreased
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan, Cymbalta, Copaxone for a 37-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Multiple Sclerosis. The patient has Ectopic Heartbeat, Headache
- A study of side effects of Copaxone for a 26-year old woman with Relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis. The patient has Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
- A study of drug interactions between Copaxone, Ritalin, Zoloft, Alendronate Sodium for a 64-year old woman with MS, Fatigue, Depression, Osteoporosis. The patient has Sore Tongue, Dry Mouth
Recent Copaxone related drug comparison:
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