Review: could Copaxone cause Immunosuppression?
We study 10,150 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Immunosuppression. Find out below who they are, when they have Immunosuppression and more.
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Copaxone (latest outcomes from 10,366 users) has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis.
Immunosuppression (latest reports from 18,701 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 10,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone. Among them, 7 people (0.07%) have Immunosuppression. They amount to 0.04% of all the 18,540 people who have Immunosuppression on eHealthMe.
Time on Copaxone when people have Immunosuppression * :
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Gender of people who have Immunosuppression when taking Copaxone * :
Age of people who have Immunosuppression when taking Copaxone * :
Severity of Immunosuppression when taking Copaxone ** :
How people recovered from Immunosuppression ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (6 people, 85.71%)
- Depression (4 people, 57.14%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (1 people, 14.29%)
- Psoriasis (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Venlafaxine hcl (2 people, 28.57%)
- Venlafaxine (2 people, 28.57%)
- Baclofen (1 people, 14.29%)
- Carbamazepine (1 people, 14.29%)
- Folic acid (1 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Marie (3 years ago):
using Capaxone and have ongoing insommnia ... wondering if okay to take melatonin? thx
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