Dilantin and Dizziness - from FDA reports


Summary

Dizziness is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Keppra, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Dizziness with Dilantin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,494 people who have side effects when taking Dilantin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 03, 2017

5,494 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 277 people (5.04%) have Dizziness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dilantin cause Dizziness?

Time on Dilantin when people have Dizziness *:

  • < 1 month: 46.15 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.23 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 23.08 %

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Dilantin *:

  • female: 59.63 %
  • male: 40.37 %

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Dilantin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.52 %
  • 10-19: 2.58 %
  • 20-29: 5.67 %
  • 30-39: 5.15 %
  • 40-49: 21.65 %
  • 50-59: 19.07 %
  • 60+: 45.36 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (75 people, 27.08%)
  • Seizures (45 people, 16.25%)
  • Epilepsy (27 people, 9.75%)
  • Metastases To Spine (21 people, 7.58%)
  • Lung Neoplasm (21 people, 7.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (36 people, 13.00%)
  • Keppra (36 people, 13.00%)
  • Lasix (33 people, 11.91%)
  • Coumadin (30 people, 10.83%)
  • Zometa (27 people, 9.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (88 people, 31.77%)
  • Weakness (79 people, 28.52%)
  • Headache (70 people, 25.27%)
  • Convulsion (67 people, 24.19%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (50 people, 18.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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