Brachial Neuritis

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What is Brachial Neuritis?

Brachial neuritis is characterized as sudden excruciating, one-sided, shoulder pain, followed by weakness and paralysis of the shoulder and muscles. The symptoms vary depending on the extent of nerve involvement. It may due to recent illness, surgery, immunization, or injury.

What is it like to have Brachial Neuritis?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Brachial Neuritis and its symptoms?

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Gabapentin, DOM-Gabapentin, Epleptin) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Meloxicam, Melox, Mobic) 6 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Anaprox, Anaprox-DS, E-Mylan Naproxen) 8 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Chest X-ray, Hysterosalpingogram, Pelvis X-ray) 3 more
Type
Procedures
How many have tried
1
How many evaluations
0

Data from patients with Brachial Neuritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

Compare treatments for Brachial Neuritis

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
How many have tried
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Gabapentin, DOM-Gabapentin, Epleptin) 7 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Dizziness
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Meloxicam, Melox, Mobic) 6 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Anaprox, Anaprox-DS, E-Mylan Naproxen) 8 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Nausea and dizziness
How many evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Chest X-ray, Hysterosalpingogram, Pelvis X-ray) 3 more
How many have tried
1
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
0

Data from patients with Brachial Neuritis, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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You’ve tried this treatment.

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Brachial Neuritis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 5
40s 8
50s 4
60s 0
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

79% Females
21% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 4
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 14
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Brachial Neuritis patients who have completed their condition history
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