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Review: could Celebrex cause Seizure disorder?

Summary: Seizure disorder could be caused by Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Xanax, and have Arthritis.

We study 72,793 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.

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Celebrex

Celebrex (latest outcomes from 74,418 users) has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis.

Seizure disorder

Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) (latest reports from 68,073 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 72,788 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex. Among them, 38 people (0.05%) have Seizure Disorder. They amount to 0.06% of all the 68,269 people who have Seizure Disorder on eHealthMe.

Trend of Seizure disorder in Celebrex reports

Time on Celebrex when people have Seizure disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Seizure disorder20.00%60.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Celebrex * :

FemaleMale
Seizure disorder73.17%26.83%

Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Celebrex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Seizure disorder0.00%5.00%0.00%5.00%15.00%20.00%5.00%50.00%

Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Celebrex ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Arthritis (7 people, 18.42%)
  2. Hypertension (5 people, 13.16%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 10.53%)
  4. Metastases to bone (4 people, 10.53%)
  5. Staphylococcal infection (4 people, 10.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (9 people, 23.68%)
  2. Omeprazole (9 people, 23.68%)
  3. Prevacid (8 people, 21.05%)
  4. Morphine (8 people, 21.05%)
  5. Roxicet (7 people, 18.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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