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Review: could Dilantin cause Hypotension?

We study 357 people who have side effects while taking Dilantin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Hypotension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypotension and more.

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Dilantin

Dilantin (latest outcomes from 950 users) has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy.

Hypotension

Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure) (latest reports from 697,298 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 357 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin. Among them, 2 people (0.56%) have Hypotension. They amount to 0.00% of all the 699,048 people who have Hypotension on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hypotension in Dilantin reports

Time on Dilantin when people have Hypotension * :

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Gender of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin * :

FemaleMale
Hypotension100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin * :

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Severity of Hypotension when taking Dilantin ** :

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How people recovered from Hypotension ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Cough (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Renal cancer metastatic (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Florinef (2 people, 100.00%)
  3. Zofran (2 people, 100.00%)
  4. Glyburide (2 people, 100.00%)
  5. Felodipine (2 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I also have been having greasy stools. I never took any of the above listed medications together. I was allergic to both lamictal and risperidone. The stomach pain is localized to the upper left quadrant of my stomach, and hurts when I push where my pancreas is. The pain is made worse after eating or drinking coffee.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I have had these symptoms when I have gone 3-4 days off of the phentermine. I have had other symptoms when I forgot to take my venlafaxine but those are surely from not taking them because after taking them I feel those symptoms dissappear shortly thereafter.

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • BP ranges 125-130 over 75-87 when getting up prior to meds to 90-50 sometimes in the evening. I am a little stressed and so diphenhydramine helps me sleep along with melatonin. THese are OTC

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