Related topic: Dementia, Nausea
Review: could Dementia cause Nausea?
Summary: Nausea could be caused by Dementia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Aricept.
We study 4,736 people who have Dementia from FDA and social media. Among them, 201 have Nausea. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Dementia (latest reports from 42,101 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit) (latest reports from 1,909,292 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, quit smoking, depression, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 4,733 people who have dementia are studied. Among them, 201 (4.25%) have Nausea. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,906,945 people who have Nausea on eHealthMe.
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 * :
- Hypertension (49 people, 24.38%)
- Prostatic disorder (24 people, 11.94%)
- Cardiac disorder (22 people, 10.95%)
- Anxiety (19 people, 9.45%)
- Blood pressure abnormal (19 people, 9.45%)
- Nervous system disorder (18 people, 8.96%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 7.96%)
- Urine flow decreased (15 people, 7.46%)
- Amnesia (12 people, 5.97%)
- Parkinson's disease (11 people, 5.47%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Aricept (103 people, 51.24%)
- Exelon (69 people, 34.33%)
- Namenda (64 people, 31.84%)
- Furosemide (32 people, 15.92%)
- Potassium chloride (26 people, 12.94%)
- Zetia (26 people, 12.94%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 12.44%)
- Uroxatral (25 people, 12.44%)
- Alprazolam (24 people, 11.94%)
- Avodart (24 people, 11.94%)
* 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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