Copaxone and Skin rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Skin 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 Ampyra, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Skin rash with Copaxone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,017 people who have side effects when taking Copaxone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Copaxone and have Skin rash, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Copaxone and have Skin rash

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Apr, 19, 2017

30,017 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone.
Among them, 950 people (3.16%) have Skin Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Copaxone cause Skin rash?

Time on Copaxone when people have Skin Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 17.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.5 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.5 %
  • 10+ years: 5.5 %

Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Copaxone *:

  • female: 82.01 %
  • male: 17.99 %

Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Copaxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.17 %
  • 10-19: 0.86 %
  • 20-29: 6.01 %
  • 30-39: 21.31 %
  • 40-49: 29.21 %
  • 50-59: 22.51 %
  • 60+: 19.93 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (720 people, 75.79%)
  • Gait Disturbance (51 people, 5.37%)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (46 people, 4.84%)
  • Depression (25 people, 2.63%)
  • Pain (18 people, 1.89%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ampyra (102 people, 10.74%)
  • Tysabri (47 people, 4.95%)
  • Avonex (42 people, 4.42%)
  • Vitamin D (37 people, 3.89%)
  • Baclofen (29 people, 3.05%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (153 people, 16.11%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (150 people, 15.79%)
  • Urticaria (144 people, 15.16%)
  • Chest Pain (84 people, 8.84%)
  • Skin Blushing/flushing (82 people, 8.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Skin rash when taking Copaxone?

Copaxone

Copaxone has active ingredients of glatiramer acetate. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Copaxone 30,524 users)

Skin Rash

Skin rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 281,194 Skin rash patients).

Browse all side effects of Copaxone

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Skin rash

Skin rash

Could your condition cause Skin rash

Skin rash

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Copaxone and have Skin rash.

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Copaxone, Skin rash

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Copaxone, Skin rash