Review: could Dilantin cause Hypotension?


Hypotension is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Epipen, and have Seizures . We study 1,691 people who have side effects while taking Dilantin from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Hypotension. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypotension and more.

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Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin. It is often used in seizures. (latest outcomes from Dilantin 5,124 users)


Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 156,034 Hypotension patients).

On Nov, 25, 2016

1,691 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 13 people (0.77%) have Hypotension

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dilantin cause Hypotension?

Gender of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Hypotension when taking Dilantin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 22.22 %
  • 40-49: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin C (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Nexium (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Lipitor (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Heparin (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Epipen (2 people, 15.38%)

Forecasts by (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Dilantin, learn more)

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Seizures (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 15.38%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Hereditary Angioedema (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Oedema (1 person, 7.69%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Heart Rate Increased (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Dizziness (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Chest Pain (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Vision Blurred (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Hypoglycemia (2 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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