Review: could Tysabri cause Colon cancer?
This is a review of Colon cancer by studying 97,502 people who take Tysabri. We analyze: the time on Tysabri when people have Colon cancer, gender and age of these people, the severity of Colon cancer, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Tysabri. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tysabri (latest outcomes from 97,653 users) has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis, relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Commonly reported side effects of Tysabri include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, multiple sclerosis relapse, weakness, headache.
Colon cancer (latest reports from 41,154 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, preventive health care.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 90,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri. Among them, 88 people (0.10%) have Colon Cancer.
Time on Tysabri when people have Colon cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Colon cancer||8.20%||26.23%||9.84%||40.98%||14.75%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Colon cancer when taking Tysabri * :
|Colon cancer||67.35%||32.65% |
Age of people who have Colon cancer when taking Tysabri * :
|Colon cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.83%||38.71%||18.28%||31.18% |
Severity of Colon cancer when taking Tysabri ** :
How people recovered from Colon cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (84 people, 95.45%)
- Crohn's disease (7 people, 7.95%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (3 people, 3.41%)
- Iron deficiency (3 people, 3.41%)
- Muscle spasms (3 people, 3.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Provigil (7 people, 7.95%)
- Avonex (7 people, 7.95%)
- Cialis (7 people, 7.95%)
- Ibuprofen (7 people, 7.95%)
- Ditropan (7 people, 7.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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