Review: could Dimetapp cause Epistaxis?


Epistaxis is found among people who take Dimetapp, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Triaminic Srt, and have Nasopharyngitis . We study 4,365 people who have side effects while taking Dimetapp from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Epistaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Epistaxis and more.

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Dimetapp has active ingredients of brompheniramine maleate; phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Dimetapp 4,607 users)


Epistaxis (bleed from the nose) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c (latest reports from 40,825 Epistaxis patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

4,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Dimetapp.
Among them, 15 people (0.34%) have Epistaxis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dimetapp cause Epistaxis?

Gender of people who have Epistaxis when taking Dimetapp *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Epistaxis when taking Dimetapp *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Seasonal Allergy (1 person, 6.67%)
  • Pyrexia (1 person, 6.67%)
  • Nasopharyngitis (1 person, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Triaminic Srt (8 people, 53.33%)
  • Tavist D (6 people, 40.00%)
  • Contac 12 Hour (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Isosorbide Dinitrate (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Contac (3 people, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain Nos (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Malaise (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Hypoaesthesia (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Hypertension Nos (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Asthma Nos (4 people, 26.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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