Could Famciclovir cause Confusion - from FDA reports
Confusion is found among people who take Famciclovir, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Herpes zoster . We study 1,198 people who have side effects while taking Famciclovir from FDA. Among them, 10 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.
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Famciclovir has active ingredients of famciclovir. It is often used in herpes zoster. (latest outcomes from Famciclovir 1,282 users)
Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 44,213 Confusion patients).
On Dec, 27, 2016
1,198 people reported to have side effects when taking Famciclovir.
Among them, 10 people (0.83%) have Confusion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Famciclovir when people have Confusion *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Famciclovir *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Famciclovir *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 11.11 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 88.89 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (3 people, 30.00%)
- Herpes Zoster (3 people, 30.00%)
- Plasmacytoma (2 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (5 people, 50.00%)
- Zyrtec (4 people, 40.00%)
- Revlimid (3 people, 30.00%)
- Nexium (3 people, 30.00%)
- Lisinopril (3 people, 30.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (3 people, 30.00%)
- Abnormal Behaviour (3 people, 30.00%)
- Thrombocytopenia (2 people, 20.00%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (2 people, 20.00%)
- Delirium (2 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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