Autoimmune disease undefined

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What is autoimmune disease undefined?

Autoimmune disease is when the body's immune system attacks the organs and body systems it was designed to protect. Undetermined autoimmune disease is generally the initial diagnosis given to the patient until the medical team can determine a more specific diagnosis.

Common symptoms reported by people with autoimmune disease undefined

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 autoimmune disease undefined

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

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Type
Other
How many have tried
5
Tried for
pain (5) anxious mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN))
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
5
Treatment name(s)

(Elavil)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
Treatment name(s)

(Plaquenil)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
Treatment name(s)

(CellCept)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
4
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Treatment name(s)

(Ibuprofen Prescription)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans patch)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)

Data from patients with autoimmune disease undefined, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with autoimmune disease undefined

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

(Cannabidiol CBD oil)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (3 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (5) anxious mood (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN))
Perceived effectiveness
for autoimmune disease undefined (2 evaluations)
Side effects
vivid dreams
Total evaluations
2
Treatment name(s)

(Elavil)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
dry mouth
Total evaluations
4
Treatment name(s)

(Plaquenil)
Perceived effectiveness
for autoimmune disease undefined (1 evaluation)
Side effects
skin sensitivity to sun (photosensitivity)
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(CellCept)
Perceived effectiveness
for autoimmune disease undefined (4 evaluations)
Side effects
alternating constipation and diarrhea constipation 6 more
Total evaluations
5
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Ibuprofen Prescription)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
liver damage
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (3 evaluations)
Side effects
low blood pressure (hypotension) and chest pain vomiting
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Ultram)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (3)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans patch)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (2)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with autoimmune disease undefined, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has autoimmune disease undefined on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 4
20s 32
30s 95
40s 173
50s 158
60s 105
70+ 28
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 43
20-29 years 40
30-39 years 67
40-49 years 46
50-59 years 22
60-69 years 9
70+ years 1

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 64
Female 541

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 213
Not Diagnosed 80

These charts show data from autoimmune disease undefined patients who have completed their condition history
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