Review: could Orencia cause Multiple sclerosis?
Summary: Multiple sclerosis is found among people who take Orencia, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Multi-vitamin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 5,857 people who have side effects while taking Orencia from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Multiple sclerosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Multiple sclerosis and more.
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Orencia has active ingredients of abatacept. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from 5,936 Orencia 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 Apr, 7, 2015: 5,854 people reported to have side effects when taking Orencia. Among them, 16 people (0.27%) have Multiple Sclerosis.
Time on Orencia 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Orencia * :
|Multiple sclerosis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Orencia * :
|Multiple sclerosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||7.14%||57.14%||0.00% |
Severity of Multiple sclerosis when taking Orencia ** :
How people recovered from Multiple sclerosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 62.50%)
- Osteoporosis (1 people, 6.25%)
- Ankylosing spondylitis (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multi-vitamin (4 people, 25.00%)
- Simponi (4 people, 25.00%)
- Magnesium (3 people, 18.75%)
- Lipitor (3 people, 18.75%)
- Lasix (3 people, 18.75%)
* 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 drug interactions between Folic Acid, Orencia, Methotrexate for a 45-year old woman with Arthritis - Rheumatoid. The patient has Joint Stiffness
- A study of side effects of Orencia for a 58-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Microalbuminuria
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Plaquenil, Methotrexate, Orencia for a 60-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Appendicitis Perforated
- 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 side effects of Orencia for a 43-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Lymphoma
Recent Orencia related drug comparison:
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