Review: could Carafate cause Vertigo?
We study 4,345 people who have side effects while taking Carafate from FDA and social media. Among them, 278 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Carafate (latest outcomes from 4,508 users) has active ingredients of sucralfate. It is often used in gastric ulcer.
Vertigo (latest reports from 1,294,230 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 4,343 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate. Among them, 278 people (6.40%) have Vertigo. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,294,916 people who have Vertigo on eHealthMe.
Time on Carafate when people have Vertigo * :
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How people recovered from Vertigo ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (38 people, 13.67%)
- Multiple myeloma (25 people, 8.99%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (23 people, 8.27%)
- Arrhythmia (14 people, 5.04%)
- Pain (13 people, 4.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (74 people, 26.62%)
- Nexium (61 people, 21.94%)
- Lisinopril (53 people, 19.06%)
- Protonix (51 people, 18.35%)
- Ativan (47 people, 16.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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