Review: could Tysabri cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea could be caused by Tysabri, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Avonex, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 97,520 people who have side effects while taking Tysabri from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,468 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Tysabri (latest outcomes from 97,659 users) has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,092,755 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 97,506 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri. Among them, 1,468 people (1.51%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.13% of all the 1,088,141 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.
Time on Tysabri when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Tysabri * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Tysabri * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Tysabri ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (1,468 people, 100.00%)
- Pain (47 people, 3.20%)
- Crohn's disease (35 people, 2.38%)
- Depression (23 people, 1.57%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (20 people, 1.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avonex (200 people, 13.62%)
- Baclofen (48 people, 3.27%)
- Vitamin d (31 people, 2.11%)
- Neurontin (28 people, 1.91%)
- Solu-medrol (20 people, 1.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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