Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome

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What is cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome?

Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome (CADASIL Syndrome) is an inherited condition that causes stroke and other brain impairments.

Common symptoms reported by people with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome

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, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Valium)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ritalin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Effexor XR)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Valium)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ritalin)
Perceived effectiveness
for fatigue (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Effexor XR)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 8
40s 9
50s 10
60s 3
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 3
30-39 years 4
40-49 years 3
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 8
Female 25

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 13
Not Diagnosed 4

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