Review: could Tysabri cause Mood Swings?


Mood swings is found among people who take Tysabri, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Avonex, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 139,605 people who have side effects while taking Tysabri from FDA and social media. Among them, 428 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.

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Tysabri has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Tysabri 139,770 users)

Mood Swings

Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with suicidal ideation, rashes, drug ineffective, fatigue, pain (latest reports from 28,902 Mood swings patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

139,605 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri.
Among them, 428 people (0.31%) have Mood Swings

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tysabri cause Mood swings?

Time on Tysabri when people have Mood Swings *:

  • < 1 month: 6.48 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.59 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.37 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 29.63 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 23.15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Tysabri *:

  • female: 69.72 %
  • male: 30.28 %

Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Tysabri *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.75 %
  • 20-29: 13.76 %
  • 30-39: 20.49 %
  • 40-49: 31.19 %
  • 50-59: 25.99 %
  • 60+: 5.81 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (417 people)
  • Pain (14 people)
  • Depression (13 people)
  • Muscle Spasms (12 people)
  • Neuralgia (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Avonex (78 people)
  • Gabapentin (11 people)
  • Klonopin (10 people)
  • Lorazepam (7 people)
  • Baclofen (7 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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