Copaxone and Immunosuppression - from FDA reports
Immunosuppression is found among people who take Copaxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Baclofen, and have Chemotherapy. This review analyzes which people have Immunosuppression with Copaxone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32,646 people who have side effects when taking Copaxone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 24, 2017
32,646 people reported to have side effects when taking Copaxone.
Among them, 20 people (0.06%) have Immunosuppression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Copaxone when people have Immunosuppression *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 40 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Immunosuppression when taking Copaxone *:
- female: 68.42 %
- male: 31.58 %
Age of people who have Immunosuppression when taking Copaxone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 50.0 %
- 40-49: 21.43 %
- 50-59: 14.29 %
- 60+: 14.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriasis (1 person, 5.00%)
- Pain (1 person, 5.00%)
- Oropharyngeal Pain (1 person, 5.00%)
- Flatulence (1 person, 5.00%)
- Chemotherapy (1 person, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zanaflex (2 people, 10.00%)
- Betaseron (2 people, 10.00%)
- Baclofen (2 people, 10.00%)
- Trileptal (1 person, 5.00%)
- Paracetamol (1 person, 5.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (3 people, 15.00%)
- Pneumonia (2 people, 10.00%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 10.00%)
- Drug Ineffective (2 people, 10.00%)
- Ards (acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome) (2 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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