Multiple sclerosis and Alternative medicine - pain relief - from FDA reports


Alternative medicine - pain relief is found among people with Multiple sclerosis, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, take medication Avonex and have Depression. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,788 people who have Multiple sclerosis from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 07, 2018

17,788 people who have Multiple Sclerosis and Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief are studied.


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Gender of people who have Multiple Sclerosis and experience Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief *:

  • female: 81.41 %
  • male: 18.59 %

Age of people who have Multiple Sclerosis and experience Alternative Medicine - Pain Relief *:

  • 0-1: 0.02 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.68 %
  • 20-29: 6.3 %
  • 30-39: 18.03 %
  • 40-49: 29.77 %
  • 50-59: 29.42 %
  • 60+: 15.7 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Depression: 340 people, 1.91%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 307 people, 1.73%
  3. Gait Disturbance: 231 people, 1.30%
  4. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 231 people, 1.30%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 203 people, 1.14%
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Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Avonex: 6,015 people, 33.81%
  2. Tysabri: 5,763 people, 32.40%
  3. Tecfidera: 1,473 people, 8.28%
  4. Rebif: 1,413 people, 7.94%
  5. Gilenya: 1,218 people, 6.85%
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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4,043 people, 22.73%
  2. Headache (pain in head): 2,845 people, 15.99%
  3. Weakness: 2,714 people, 15.26%
  4. Multiple Sclerosis Relapse (reoccurrence of a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 2,183 people, 12.27%
  5. Gait Disturbance: 1,989 people, 11.18%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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