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Review: could Copaxone cause Proteinuria (Protein - urine)?





Summary: Proteinuria is reported only by a few people who take Copaxone.

We study 10,158 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Proteinuria. Find out below who they are, when they have Proteinuria and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Copaxone and have Proteinuria >>>

Copaxone

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

Proteinuria

Proteinuria (presence of protein in the urine) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, kidney transplant, hiv infection, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma.(latest reports from Proteinuria 6,671 patients)

On Dec, 1, 2014: 10,158 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone. Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Proteinuria.

Trend of Proteinuria in Copaxone reports

Time on Copaxone when people have Proteinuria * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Proteinuria when taking Copaxone * :

FemaleMale
Proteinuria100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Proteinuria when taking Copaxone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Proteinuria0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Proteinuria when taking Copaxone ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Proteinuria ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Baclofen (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Synthroid (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Atenolol (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

Comments for this study:

nataly (5 years ago):

I have had same experience. Besides proteinuria I have had edema (face and legs). It is not nice experience, I must say.
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Do you have Proteinuria while taking Copaxone?

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  • Support group for people who have Proteinuria
    Hey, Sligo! The groups aren't very full yet as we are just starting up, but the hope is that you will be able to connect with similar diagnoses or meds or conditions and find help. :)

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