Review: could Mestinon cause Multiple sclerosis?
This is a review of Multiple sclerosis by studying 1,262 people who take Mestinon. We analyze: the time on Mestinon when people have Multiple sclerosis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Multiple sclerosis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Mestinon. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mestinon (latest outcomes from 1,373 users) has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis. Commonly reported side effects of Mestinon include myasthenia gravis aggravated, myasthenia gravis, weakness, breathing difficulty, swallowing difficulty.
Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) (latest reports from 265,642 patients) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 1,262 people reported to have side effects when taking Mestinon. Among them, 4 people (0.32%) have Multiple Sclerosis.
Time on Mestinon when people have Multiple sclerosis * :
Gender of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Mestinon * :
|Multiple sclerosis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Mestinon * :
|Multiple sclerosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
Severity of Multiple sclerosis when taking Mestinon ** :
How people recovered from Multiple sclerosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Baclofen (3 people, 75.00%)
- Avonex (3 people, 75.00%)
- Zantac (2 people, 50.00%)
- Inderal (2 people, 50.00%)
- Celebrex (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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