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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasticity with Rebif. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 47,485 people who have side effects when taking Rebif from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 23, 2017
47,485 people reported to have side effects when taking Rebif.
Among them, 249 people (0.52%) have Muscle spasticity
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rebif when people have Muscle spasticity *:
- < 1 month: 11.32 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.21 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.32 %
- 2 - 5 years: 39.62 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.55 %
- 10+ years: 9.43 %
Gender of people who have Muscle spasticity when taking Rebif *:
- female: 77.11 %
- male: 22.89 %
Age of people who have Muscle spasticity when taking Rebif *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.14 %
- 20-29: 7.95 %
- 30-39: 22.73 %
- 40-49: 23.3 %
- 50-59: 23.86 %
- 60+: 21.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (14 people, 5.62%)
- Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 3.21%)
- Pain (7 people, 2.81%)
- Gait Disturbance (7 people, 2.81%)
- Diabetes (4 people, 1.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Baclofen (37 people, 14.86%)
- Ibuprofen (19 people, 7.63%)
- Ampyra (13 people, 5.22%)
- Tylenol (12 people, 4.82%)
- Fish Oil (10 people, 4.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (43 people, 17.27%)
- Fatigue (35 people, 14.06%)
- Gait Disturbance (33 people, 13.25%)
- Hypoaesthesia (31 people, 12.45%)
- Injection Site Pain (29 people, 11.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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