Review: could Benicar cause Seizure disorder?
This is a review of Seizure disorder (Epilepsy) by studying 12,837 people who take Benicar. We analyze: the time on Benicar when people have Seizure disorder, gender and age of these people, the severity of Seizure disorder, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Benicar. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Benicar (latest outcomes from 13,691 users) has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Benicar include nausea aggravated, nausea, dizziness, high blood pressure, dizziness aggravated.
Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) (latest reports from 69,249 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 12,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Seizure Disorder.
Time on Benicar when people have Seizure disorder * :
Gender of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Benicar * :
|Seizure disorder||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Benicar * :
|Seizure disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Benicar ** :
How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 100.00%)
- Respiratory tract infection (2 people, 66.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clarithromycin (2 people, 66.67%)
- Sotalol hcl (2 people, 66.67%)
- Dilantin (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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