Carnitine and Lupus erythematosus - from FDA reports

Lupus erythematosus is reported only by a few people who take Carnitine. We study 833 people who have side effects while taking Carnitine from FDA. Among them, 1 have Lupus erythematosus. Find out below who they are, when they have Lupus erythematosus and more.

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On Mar, 28, 2018

833 people reported to have side effects when taking Carnitine.
Among them, 1 person (0.12%) has Lupus erythematosus

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Carnitine cause Lupus erythematosus?

Gender of people who have Lupus erythematosus when taking Carnitine *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Lupus erythematosus when taking Carnitine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Thyroid Diseases: 1 person, 100.00%
  • Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1 person, 100.00%
  • Depression: 1 person, 100.00%
  • Cystinosis (abnormal accumulation of the amino acid cystine): 1 person, 100.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Rebif: 1 person, 100.00%
  • Cystagon: 1 person, 100.00%
  • Advil: 1 person, 100.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea And Vomiting: 1 person, 100.00%
  • Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 1 person, 100.00%
  • Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 1 person, 100.00%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 100.00%
  • Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 1 person, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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