Review: could Dilantin cause Tinnitus?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 259 people who take Dilantin. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Dilantin (latest outcomes from 937 users) has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy, seizures. Commonly reported side effects of Dilantin include dizziness aggravated, dizziness, fatigue, headache, memory loss.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,678 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 259 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin. Among them, 1 people (0.39%) has Tinnitus.
Time on Dilantin when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Dilantin ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Heart attack (1 people, 100.00%)
- Asthma (1 people, 100.00%)
- Blood albumin decreased (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 100.00%)
- Seizure disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Niacin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Crestor (1 people, 100.00%)
- Plavix (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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