Review: could Donepezil cause Seizure Disorder?


Seizure disorder is reported only by a few people who take Donepezil. We study 1,907 people who have side effects while taking Donepezil from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.

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Donepezil has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in dementia. (latest outcomes from Donepezil 6,505 users)

Seizure Disorder

Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, convulsion (latest reports from 56,386 Seizure disorder patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

1,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Donepezil.
Among them, 3 people (0.16%) have Seizure Disorder

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Donepezil cause Seizure disorder?

Gender of people who have Seizure Disorder when taking Donepezil *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Seizure Disorder when taking Donepezil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vascular Dementia (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Dementia Alzheimer's Type (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Idalopirdine (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nervous System Disorder (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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