Could Copaxone cause Proteinuria - from FDA reports
Proteinuria is found among people who take Copaxone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Clexane, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 26,844 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA. Among them, 8 have Proteinuria. Find out below who they are, when they have Proteinuria and more.
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Copaxone has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Copaxone 27,328 users)
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 9,971 Proteinuria patients).
On Jan, 01, 2017
26,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone.
Among them, 8 people (0.03%) have Proteinuria
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Proteinuria when taking Copaxone *:
- female: 75 %
- male: 25 %
Age of people who have Proteinuria when taking Copaxone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 37.5 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 37.5 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 100.00%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 37.50%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 37.50%)
- Diabetes (1 person, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Clexane (3 people, 37.50%)
- Ramipril (2 people, 25.00%)
- Trusopt (1 person, 12.50%)
- Synthroid (1 person, 12.50%)
- Lisinopril (1 person, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nephrotic Syndrome (4 people, 50.00%)
- Lymph Follicular Hypertrophy (4 people, 50.00%)
- Headache (4 people, 50.00%)
- Oedema Peripheral (2 people, 25.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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