Review: could Dilantin cause Death Of Sibling?


Death of sibling is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Decadron, and have Brain neoplasm malignant . We study 1,689 people who have side effects while taking Dilantin from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Death of sibling. Find out below who they are, when they have Death of sibling and more.

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Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Dilantin 5,119 users)

Death Of Sibling

Death of sibling has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, chronic myeloid leukaemia, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 343,986 Death of sibling patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

1,689 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 40 people (2.37%) have Death Of Sibling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dilantin cause Death of sibling?

Time on Dilantin when people have Death Of Sibling *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Death Of Sibling when taking Dilantin *:

  • female: 30 %
  • male: 70 %

Age of people who have Death Of Sibling when taking Dilantin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 4 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 12 %
  • 40-49: 20 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Brain Neoplasm Malignant (9 people, 22.50%)
  • Seizure (7 people, 17.50%)
  • Epilepsy (3 people, 7.50%)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (2 people, 5.00%)
  • Glioblastoma (2 people, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Decadron (14 people, 35.00%)
  • Avastin (12 people, 30.00%)
  • Keppra (11 people, 27.50%)
  • Zofran (5 people, 12.50%)
  • Temodar (5 people, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Off Label Use (11 people, 27.50%)
  • Seizure (10 people, 25.00%)
  • Fatigue (7 people, 17.50%)
  • Disease Progression (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Dyspnoea (5 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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