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Review: could Copaxone cause Rash (Rashes)?
We study 10,153 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 (latest outcomes from 10,369 users) has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 971,462 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 10,150 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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