Review: could Copaxone cause Proteinuria?


Proteinuria is reported only by a few people who take Copaxone. We study 13,637 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 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 14,035 users)


Proteinuria (presence of protein in the urine) has been reported by people with hypotension, rashes, weakness, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 7,573 Proteinuria patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

13,637 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone.
Among them, 4 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: 25 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25 %
  • 40-49: 50 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (4 people)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (1 person)
  • Proteinuria (1 person)
  • Hypertension (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1 person)
  • Ramipril (1 person)
  • Lisinopril (1 person)
  • Betaferon (1 person)
  • Baclofen (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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