Would you have Hiccups when you have Epilepsy?
Summary: Hiccups is found among people with Epilepsy, especially people who are male, 2-9 old, also have Gastric cancer, and take medication Keppra.
We study 16 people who have Hiccups and Epilepsy from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) can be treated by Lamictal, Keppra, Tegretol, Lamotrigine, Dilantin, Topamax. (latest reports from 39,364 Epilepsy patients)
Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma, quit smoking. (latest reports from 3,540 Hiccups patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 16 people who have epilepsy and Hiccups are studied.
Gender of people who have epilepsy and experienced Hiccups * :
Age of people who have epilepsy and experienced Hiccups * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Gastric cancer (3 people, 18.75%)
- Convulsion (2 people, 12.50%)
- Headache (1 people, 6.25%)
- Allergic sinusitis (1 people, 6.25%)
- Seizures (1 people, 6.25%)
- Seizure disorder (1 people, 6.25%)
- Heart disease (1 people, 6.25%)
- Dementia (1 people, 6.25%)
- Ulcer - duodenal or gastric (1 people, 6.25%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Keppra (16 people, 100.00%)
- Folic acid (8 people, 50.00%)
- Lamotrigine (8 people, 50.00%)
- Depakene (7 people, 43.75%)
- Capecitabine (3 people, 18.75%)
- Zarontin (2 people, 12.50%)
- Dexchlorpheniramine maleate (2 people, 12.50%)
- Nubain (2 people, 12.50%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 12.50%)
- Torsemide (2 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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