Review: could Dapsone cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Drug withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Dapsone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 3,839 people who have side effects while taking Dapsone from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Dapsone has active ingredients of dapsone. It is often used in dermatitis herpetiformis. (latest outcomes from 3,923 Dapsone users)
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity. (latest reports from 32,678 Drug withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 3,839 people reported to have side effects when taking Dapsone. Among them, 7 people (0.18%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Dapsone when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Dapsone * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||28.57%||71.43% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Dapsone * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||28.57%||42.86% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (5 people, 71.43%)
- Restless legs syndrome (3 people, 42.86%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 42.86%)
- Dermatitis herpetiformis (3 people, 42.86%)
- Blood cholesterol (3 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (4 people, 57.14%)
- Vitamin d (3 people, 42.86%)
- Requip (3 people, 42.86%)
- Biotin (3 people, 42.86%)
- Pantothenic acid (3 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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