Could Epilepsy cause Pseudodementia - from FDA reports
Pseudodementia is found among people with Epilepsy, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Lyrica and have Bipolar i disorder. We study 6 people who have Pseudodementia and Epilepsy from FDA. 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, Topamax (latest reports from 56,459 Epilepsy patients)
Pseudodementia (severe form of depression that results from a progressive brain disorder in which cognitive changes mimic those of dementia) has been reported by people with depression, high blood cholesterol, sleep disorder, rheumatoid arthritis, diarrhea (latest reports from 125 Pseudodementia patients).
On Jan, 10, 2017
6 people who have Epilepsy and Pseudodementia are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Epilepsy and experience Pseudodementia *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have Epilepsy and experience Pseudodementia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 80 %
Top co-existing conditions for these people *:
- Bipolar I Disorder (1 person, 16.67%)
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (3 people, 50.00%)
- Depakene (2 people, 33.33%)
- Topamax (1 person, 16.67%)
- Lamotrigine (1 person, 16.67%)
- Diazepam (1 person, 16.67%)
Top symptoms for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (3 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (3 people, 50.00%)
- Motor Dysfunction (1 person, 16.67%)
- Mood Swings (1 person, 16.67%)
- Abnormal Behaviour (1 person, 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.
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