Review: could Mestinon cause Multiple sclerosis?
Summary: Multiple sclerosis is reported only by a few people who take Mestinon.
We study 1,334 people who have side effects while taking Mestinon from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Multiple sclerosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Multiple sclerosis and more.
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Mestinon has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis. (latest outcomes from 1,437 Mestinon users)
Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 224,273 Multiple sclerosis patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 1,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Mestinon. Among them, 4 people (0.30%) 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Mestinon for a 29-year old man with Myasthenia Gravis. The patient has Stools - Bloody (stool with blood)
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Oxycontin, Norco, Wellbutrin, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Clonazepam for a 47-year old woman with Insomnia, Pain, Energy Increased, Muscle Spasticity, Tremor. The patient has Multiple Sclerosis
- A study of drug interactions between Pyridostigmine Bromide, Cellcept, Prednisone for a 57-year old man with Myasthenia Gravis. The patient has Pulmonary Fibrosis
- A study of drug interactions between Pyridostigmine Bromide, Methotrexate for a 52-year old woman with Myasthenia Gravis, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Facial Palsy
- A study of side effects of Clonazepam for a 45-year old woman with Inability To Sleep. The patient has Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath)
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