Rebif and Muscle spasticity - from FDA reports
Muscle spasticity is found among people who take Rebif, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Baclofen, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasticity with Rebif. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,763 people who have side effects when taking Rebif from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 17, 2017
46,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Rebif.
Among them, 246 people (0.53%) have Muscle Spasticity
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rebif when people have Muscle Spasticity *:
- < 1 month: 14.58 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.42 %
- 2 - 5 years: 35.42 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Spasticity when taking Rebif *:
- female: 77.24 %
- male: 22.76 %
Age of people who have Muscle Spasticity when taking Rebif *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.14 %
- 20-29: 8.0 %
- 30-39: 22.29 %
- 40-49: 23.43 %
- 50-59: 24.0 %
- 60+: 21.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (176 people, 71.54%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (24 people, 9.76%)
- Depression (14 people, 5.69%)
- Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 3.25%)
- Pain (7 people, 2.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Baclofen (36 people, 14.63%)
- Ibuprofen (19 people, 7.72%)
- Tylenol (12 people, 4.88%)
- Ampyra (11 people, 4.47%)
- Fish Oil (10 people, 4.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (43 people, 17.48%)
- Fatigue (35 people, 14.23%)
- Gait Disturbance (32 people, 13.01%)
- Multiple Sclerosis Relapse (30 people, 12.20%)
- Hypoaesthesia (30 people, 12.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Muscle spasticity when taking Rebif?
Rebif has active ingredients of interferon beta-1a. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Rebif 47,031 users)
Muscle spasticity (tight or stiff muscles and an inability to control those muscles) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, muscle spasticity, pain, depression, relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 24,152 Muscle spasticity patients).
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