Review: could Dilantin cause Hypotension?
Summary: Hypotension is reported only by a few people who take Dilantin.
We study 368 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 has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 961 Dilantin users)
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 112,996 Hypotension patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 367 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin. Among them, 2 people (0.54%) have Hypotension.
Time on Dilantin when people have Hypotension * :
Gender of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin * :
Age of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin * :
Severity of Hypotension when taking Dilantin ** :
How people recovered from Hypotension ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cough (2 people, 100.00%)
- Renal cancer metastatic (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (2 people, 100.00%)
- Florinef (2 people, 100.00%)
- Zofran (2 people, 100.00%)
- Glyburide (2 people, 100.00%)
- Felodipine (2 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Valerian, Effexor Xr, Ativan, Thorazine for a 42-year old woman with Chronic Insomnia, Insomnia, Depression Suicidal, Anxiety. The patient has Weakness, Fatigue, Lower Blood Pressure, Dry Eyes
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 58-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Frequent Headaches (pain in head), Low Blood Pressure (abnormally low blood pressure)
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Levothyroxine Sodium, Dilantin for a 66-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Hypothyroidism, Seizure - Grand Mal. The patient has Finger Cramps, No Energy, Difficulty Breathing, Irritability, Sensitivity To The Cold
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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