Dilantin and Narcotic abuse - from FDA reports
Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Lexapro, and have Narcolepsy. This review analyzes which people have Narcotic abuse with Dilantin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,738 people who have side effects when taking Dilantin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
5,738 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 9 people (0.16%) have Narcotic abuse
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Dilantin *:
- female: 44.44 %
- male: 55.56 %
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Dilantin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 14.29 %
- 40-49: 42.86 %
- 50-59: 42.86 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (2 people, 22.22%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 11.11%)
- Mood Swings (1 person, 11.11%)
- Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (1 person, 11.11%)
- Drug Dependence (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lexapro (3 people, 33.33%)
- Xyrem (2 people, 22.22%)
- Xanax (2 people, 22.22%)
- Risperdal (2 people, 22.22%)
- Alcohol (2 people, 22.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (5 people, 55.56%)
- Drug Screen Positive (3 people, 33.33%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (2 people, 22.22%)
- Drug Diversion (2 people, 22.22%)
- Back Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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