Review: could Dementia cause Nausea?
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 17, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,729 people who have Dementia. Among them, 187 experience Nausea. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Dementia (latest reports from 44,556 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) (latest reports from 1,867,990 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, quit smoking, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 4,726 people who have dementia are studied. Among them, 187 (3.96%) have Nausea.
Gender of people who have dementia and experienced Nausea * :
Age of people who have dementia and experienced Nausea * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Dementia (187 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (45 people, 24.06%)
- Prostatic disorder (24 people, 12.83%)
- Cardiac disorder (21 people, 11.23%)
- Blood pressure abnormal (19 people, 10.16%)
- Nervous system disorder (18 people, 9.63%)
- Anxiety (17 people, 9.09%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 8.56%)
- Urine flow decreased (15 people, 8.02%)
- Amnesia (12 people, 6.42%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Aricept (101 people, 54.01%)
- Exelon (67 people, 35.83%)
- Namenda (62 people, 33.16%)
- Furosemide (32 people, 17.11%)
- Zetia (26 people, 13.90%)
- Potassium chloride (25 people, 13.37%)
- Uroxatral (25 people, 13.37%)
- Alprazolam (24 people, 12.83%)
- Avodart (24 people, 12.83%)
- Lansoprazole (22 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Symptoms have been going on for three years. Doctor's have done MRI's, CT's, Ultrasounds, and several lab test. They have yet to find any cause for the nausea, vomiting and dizziness. Only thing they have not tried is discontinuing some of the medicine.
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