Review: could Copaxone cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Copaxone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Tysabri, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 10,170 people who have side effects while taking Copaxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 326 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Copaxone has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from 10,387 Copaxone users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,070 Rash patients)
On Apr, 8, 2015: 10,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone. Among them, 328 people (3.23%) have Rash.
Time on Copaxone when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Copaxone * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Copaxone * :
Severity of Rash when taking Copaxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (273 people, 83.23%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (15 people, 4.57%)
- Fatigue (12 people, 3.66%)
- Depression (8 people, 2.44%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (7 people, 2.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tysabri (40 people, 12.20%)
- Provigil (28 people, 8.54%)
- Avonex (19 people, 5.79%)
- Baclofen (17 people, 5.18%)
- Ampyra (16 people, 4.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Copaxone for a 24-year old woman with Multiple Sclerosis Relapse. The patient has Sinus Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Suboxone, Nuvigil for a 25-year old woman with Noni, Narcolepsy. The patient has Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness, Rash
- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 49-year old woman with Respiratory Disorder. The patient has Neck Pain, Back Pain, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Rash Generalised, Skin Burning Sensation, Skin Sensitisation, Sun-induced Skin Changes - Keratosis, Short-term Memory Loss, Tendon Pain, Headache - Migraine With Aura, Neuropathy, Arterial Spasm
- A study of drug interactions between Levitra, Vitamin D, Aspirin, Lyrica, Lisinopril, Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Levetiracetam for a 67-year old man with Erectile Dysfunction, Vitamin D Decreased, Preventive Surgery, Neuropathy, High Blood Pressure, Restlessness, Seizure Disorder. The patient has Skin Rash
- A study of side effects of Terbinafine Hydrochloride for a 59-year old woman with Toenail Fungus. The patient has Rash Generalised
Recent Copaxone related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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