Review: could Folic acid cause Multiple sclerosis?
We study 84,114 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 196 have Multiple sclerosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Multiple sclerosis and more.
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Folic acid (latest outcomes from 84,747 users) has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels.
Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) (latest reports from 279,998 patients) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Oct, 29, 2014: 84,080 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 196 people (0.23%) have Multiple Sclerosis.
Time on Folic acid when people have Multiple sclerosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Multiple sclerosis||11.11%||88.89%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Folic acid * :
|Multiple sclerosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.08%||11.29%||36.02%||40.32%||11.29% |
Severity of Multiple sclerosis when taking Folic acid ** :
How people recovered from Multiple sclerosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (54 people, 27.55%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (34 people, 17.35%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (13 people, 6.63%)
- Osteoporosis (12 people, 6.12%)
- Depression (11 people, 5.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (71 people, 36.22%)
- Betaseron (42 people, 21.43%)
- Baclofen (42 people, 21.43%)
- Enbrel (41 people, 20.92%)
- Avonex (37 people, 18.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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