A study for a 37 year old woman who takes Tecfidera - from FDA reports


7,383 females aged 37 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 37 year old female patient who has Multiple Sclerosis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Dec, 05, 2018

7,383 females aged 37 (±5) who take Tecfidera are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Tecfidera for a 37-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 37
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Multiple Sclerosis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Tecfidera (dimethyl fumarate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Lockjaw(jaw is locked): 0 (0% of females aged 37 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Weakness
  4. Abdominal discomfort
  5. Dizziness
1 - 6 months:
  1. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Abdominal pain upper
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  2. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 2 years:
  1. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  2. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  3. Weakness
  4. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  5. Nausea and vomiting
2 - 5 years:
  1. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  2. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
  3. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  4. Lymphopenia (an abnormally low level of lymphocytes in the blood)
  5. Central nervous system lesion (an abnormality in tissue of brain or spinal cord)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging abnormal
  2. Maternal exposure during pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy)
  3. Musculoskeletal pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Abortion spontaneous (naturally occurring miscarriage)
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Skin blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Diarrhea
  4. Abdominal pain upper
  5. Nausea and vomiting

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Gait Disturbance : 166 people, 2.25%
  2. Depression : 48 people, 0.65%
  3. Pain : 43 people, 0.58%
  4. Stress And Anxiety : 33 people, 0.45%
  5. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 28 people, 0.38%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Ampyra (402 people, 5.44%)
  2. Avonex (308 people, 4.17%)
  3. Vitamin D (282 people, 3.82%)
  4. Tysabri (186 people, 2.52%)
  5. Vitamin D3 (129 people, 1.75%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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What are the symtoms?

  • Lockjaw (jaw is locked) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, rheumatoid arthritis, pneumonia, high blood cholesterol, nausea and vomiting (latest reports from 181 Lockjaw patients).

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