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Review: could Dimetapp cause Epistaxis?

We study 4,456 people who have side effects while taking Dimetapp from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Epistaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Epistaxis and more.

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Dimetapp

Dimetapp (latest outcomes from 4,541 users) has active ingredients of brompheniramine maleate; phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride. It is often used in cough.

Epistaxis

Epistaxis (bleed from the nose) (latest reports from 143,276 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 4,456 people reported to have side effects when taking Dimetapp. Among them, 14 people (0.31%) have Epistaxis. They amount to 0.01% of all the 143,260 people who have Epistaxis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Epistaxis in Dimetapp reports

Time on Dimetapp when people have Epistaxis * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Epistaxis when taking Dimetapp * :

FemaleMale
Epistaxis78.57%21.43%

Age of people who have Epistaxis when taking Dimetapp * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Epistaxis0.00%12.50%12.50%0.00%0.00%25.00%37.50%12.50%

Severity of Epistaxis when taking Dimetapp ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Epistaxis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pyrexia (1 people, 7.14%)
  2. Nasopharyngitis (1 people, 7.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Triaminic srt (8 people, 57.14%)
  2. Tavist d (6 people, 42.86%)
  3. Contac 12 hour (5 people, 35.71%)
  4. Coricidin (3 people, 21.43%)
  5. Nitroglycerin (3 people, 21.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • taking prednisone for only 4 days, 20mg/3 times daily, have had nose bleed the last 2 days. have now stopped taking prednisone. the poison ivy has cleared up. will the nose bleeds now stop? anything I should continue to watch for?

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  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Diagnosed with acute Glaucoma, operated with laser and given Lumigan 1 drop in each eye nightly.
    A few weeks later nose bleed from one nostril quite heavy. Occurs on a weekly basis. Dr prescribed anti biotics, and cream. Not working.
    Any advice will be appreciated please.
    Annie

    Reply

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • Three minor nose bleeds in last 3 days

    Reply

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