Benicar and Seizure disorder - from FDA reports
Seizure disorder is reported only by a few people who take Benicar. We study 18,291 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.
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Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Benicar 19,783 users)
Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, convulsion (latest reports from 56,486 Seizure disorder patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
18,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Seizure Disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Seizure Disorder when taking Benicar *:
- female: 0.0 %
- male: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (1 person, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Dilantin (1 person, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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