Tysabri and Dental caries - from FDA reports
Dental caries is found among people who take Tysabri, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Avonex, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 160,334 people who have side effects while taking Tysabri from FDA. Among them, 150 have Dental caries. Find out below who they are, when they have Dental caries and more.
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Tysabri has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Tysabri 160,733 users)
Dental caries has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, metastases to bone, rheumatoid arthritis, pain (latest reports from 10,834 Dental caries patients).
On Jan, 31, 2017
160,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri.
Among them, 150 people (0.09%) have Dental Caries
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tysabri when people have Dental Caries *:
- < 1 month: 8.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 45.83 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dental Caries when taking Tysabri *:
- female: 75.68 %
- male: 24.32 %
Age of people who have Dental Caries when taking Tysabri *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.92 %
- 20-29: 2.75 %
- 30-39: 14.68 %
- 40-49: 31.19 %
- 50-59: 38.53 %
- 60+: 11.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (145 people, 96.67%)
- Convulsion (8 people, 5.33%)
- Gait Disturbance (6 people, 4.00%)
- Dyskinesia (6 people, 4.00%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 3.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avonex (21 people, 14.00%)
- Ampyra (9 people, 6.00%)
- Vitamin D (6 people, 4.00%)
- Prednisone (6 people, 4.00%)
- Klonopin (6 people, 4.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urinary Tract Infection (32 people, 21.33%)
- Tooth Abscess (30 people, 20.00%)
- Weakness (28 people, 18.67%)
- Fatigue (25 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (24 people, 16.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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