Review: could Copaxone cause Proteinuria?


Proteinuria is found among people who take Copaxone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Betaferon, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 26,787 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. 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 27,315 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 9,961 Proteinuria patients).

On Oct, 24, 2016

26,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone.
Among them, 8 people (0.03%) have Proteinuria

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Copaxone cause Proteinuria?

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%)
  • Proteinuria (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Hypertension (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vigantoletten (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Clexane (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Betaferon (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Ramipril (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nephrotic Syndrome (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Lymphadenopathy (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Headache (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Blood Pressure Increased (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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