Review: could Tysabri cause Depression?
Summary: Depression is found among people who take Tysabri, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Avonex, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 97,549 people who have side effects while taking Tysabri from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,380 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Tysabri has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from 97,689 Tysabri users)
Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 277,524 Depression patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 97,549 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri. Among them, 2,380 people (2.44%) have Depression.
Time on Tysabri when people have Depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Tysabri * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Tysabri * :
Severity of Depression when taking Tysabri ** :
How people recovered from Depression ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (2,380 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (120 people, 5.04%)
- Pain (63 people, 2.65%)
- Muscle spasms (56 people, 2.35%)
- Fatigue (45 people, 1.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avonex (342 people, 14.37%)
- Baclofen (110 people, 4.62%)
- Cymbalta (77 people, 3.24%)
- Neurontin (61 people, 2.56%)
- Ampyra (54 people, 2.27%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Spironolactone, Maxalt-mlt, Topamax for a 34-year old woman with Acne Pustular, Migraine Without Aura. The patient has Depression, Mood Swings
- A study of side effects of Quetiapine Fumarate for a 20-year old woman with Miscarriage. The patient has Depression, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Yellow Skin, Stomach Pain, Irritability, Decreased Appetite, Headache, Nausea
- A study of side effects of Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim for a 21-year old woman with UTI. The patient has Appetite Decreased, Confusion, Weakness, Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension, Depression
- A study of side effects of Arixtra for a 69-year old man with DVT. The patient has Depression
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Valium, Cymbalta, Prozac for a 42-year old woman with Sleepy, Anxiety, Depression, Panic Disorder. The patient has Anhedonia, Depression
Recent Tysabri related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Tysabri, Tecfidera, Gilenya, Avonex for a 36-year old woman who has RRMS
- Comparions of Vesicare, Ampyra, Zocor, Tysabri, Baclofen for a 45-year old woman who has Multiple Sclerosis Relapse
- Comparions of Tysabri, Gilenya for a 48-year old man who has Multiple Sclerosis
- Comparions of Tysabri, Copaxone for a 44-year old woman who has MS
- Comparions of Lyrica, Tysabri for a 27-year old woman who has Multiple Sclerosis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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