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Review: could Tysabri cause Pulmonary embolism?





Summary: Pulmonary embolism is found among people who take Tysabri, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Baclofen, and have Multiple sclerosis.

We study 97,540 people who have side effects while taking Tysabri from FDA and social media. Among them, 399 have Pulmonary embolism. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary embolism and more.

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Tysabri

Tysabri has active ingredients of natalizumab. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Tysabri 97,681 users)

Pulmonary embolism

Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, high blood pressure, premenstrual syndrome, acne.(latest reports from Pulmonary Embolism 61,146 patients)

On Dec, 2, 2014: 97,540 people reported to have side effects when taking Tysabri. Among them, 399 people (0.41%) have Pulmonary Embolism.

Trend of Pulmonary embolism in Tysabri reports

Time on Tysabri when people have Pulmonary embolism * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Pulmonary embolism11.05%31.40%13.37%20.35%23.84%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Tysabri * :

FemaleMale
Pulmonary embolism71.30%28.70%

Age of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Tysabri * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pulmonary embolism0.00%0.00%0.00%9.27%17.79%35.09%28.32%9.52%

Severity of Pulmonary embolism when taking Tysabri ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Pulmonary embolism ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (340 people, 85.21%)
  2. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (56 people, 14.04%)
  3. Pain (17 people, 4.26%)
  4. Crohn's disease (16 people, 4.01%)
  5. Depression (14 people, 3.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Baclofen (57 people, 14.29%)
  2. Avonex (40 people, 10.03%)
  3. Provigil (20 people, 5.01%)
  4. Lyrica (18 people, 4.51%)
  5. Gabapentin (17 people, 4.26%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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