eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Epilepsy > Pseudodementia > Epilepsy and Pseudodementia

Review: could Epilepsy cause Pseudodementia?

We study 27,329 people who have Epilepsy from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Pseudodementia. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who have Epilepsy and Pseudodementia >>>

Epilepsy

Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 72,791 patients) can be treated by Lamictal, Keppra, Tegretol, Dilantin, Lamotrigine, Topamax.

Pseudodementia

Pseudodementia (severe form of depression that results from a progressive brain disorder in which cognitive changes mimic those of dementia) (latest reports from 640 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, sleep disorder, depression, osteoporosis, epilepsy.

On Sep, 18, 2014: 27,301 people who have epilepsy are studied. Among them, 6 (0.02%) have Pseudodementia.

Trend of Pseudodementia in epilepsy reports

Gender of people who have epilepsy and experienced Pseudodementia * :

FemaleMale
Pseudodementia66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have epilepsy and experienced Pseudodementia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pseudodementia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%42.86%0.00%71.43%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Bipolar i disorder (2 people, 33.33%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Depakene (3 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lyrica (3 people, 50.00%)
  3. Topamax (3 people, 50.00%)
  4. Diazepam (2 people, 33.33%)
  5. Lamotrigine (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Epilepsy and Pseudodementia?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (14 hours ago):

  • one testicle seemed dislocated scrotum on one side much enlarged--scrotum sac seemed large--no pain
    patient had surgery for un descended testicle as child

    Reply

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • rare side effects for lamictal, testicles etc.

    Reply

  • From this study (5 days ago):

  • I have to take benadryl or some other sleep aid to fall asleep but i only sleep for a few hours before waking up. I then can not fall back asleep. Is it the oxcarbazepine?

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Epilepsy, Pseudodementia

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Seizure patient was on depakote for 16 years now on keppra 1500 mg.
    I am 28 years old and been off depakote for 5 months. I started keppra to control my seizure disorder, which works great. But for the past year I have developed osteoarthritis in my thoracic, si joints, and lumbar. I get alot of muscle hypersensitivity and pain. Can any of this be due to long term ...

  • Depakote er affected by grapefruit
    I have taken Depakote ER for since 2005 for epilepsy. Once stabilized many years ago seizures and auras have not been bothering me. Until I recently ate three grapefruits over three days. After a few days, when the grapefruit cleared my system, the seizures and auras ceased. Therefore, grapefrui ...

  • Health issues and struggles
    I have numerous health issues. Some I've lived with not realizing they were there. Others are caused by meds I've taken in the past or am still using now. Lupus is the most recent and biggest trouble I have right now. It is caused by the one drug that finally gave me control of my seizures Some o ...

More reviews for: Epilepsy, Pseudodementia

Common treatments for Epilepsy and their efficacy:

Could your drug cause it?

Studies of common Epilepsy symptoms:

Pseudodementia related symptom studies:

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

44 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Paracetamol, Tramadol, Gabapentin for a 44-year old woman who has Neck Pain, Nerve Pain (24 minutes ago)

- Lexapro for a 29-year old woman who has Depression (51 minutes ago)

- Meloxicam for a 42-year old woman who has Pain - Foot (57 minutes ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Shortness Of Breath and Lorazepam

- Vomiting and Fibromyalgia

- Enbrel and Bone Fragmentation

- Topamax and Localised Osteoarthritis

- Gout and Metolazone

 

Recent user comments

- "Nerve damage to shoulder. Compressed discs c5 and c7. " (25 minutes ago)

- "High Blood pressure Pulmonary Embolism approximately ... " (2 hours ago)

- "lips have been sort of numb and eyes feel like they a ... " (2 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Orthopedic Examination Abnormal
- Herbe De Sainte Cunegonde
- Manganese Aspartate Complex
- Psoas Abscess
- Glucose Tolerance Test Abnormal

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.