Review: Epilepsy in Fluoxetine
This is a review of Epilepsy by studying 25,068 people who take Fluoxetine. We analyze: the time on Fluoxetine when people have Epilepsy, age of these people, the severity of Epilepsy, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Fluoxetine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Fluoxetine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is used in depression, stress and anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, depressed mood, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Fluoxetine include depression nec, depression aggravated, nausea, depression, fatigue.
Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion, pain.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 25,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine. Among them, 105 people (0.42%) have Epilepsy.
Time on Fluoxetine when people have Epilepsy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Fluoxetine * :
Severity of Epilepsy when taking Fluoxetine ** :
How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (62 people, 59.05%)
- Anxiety (37 people, 35.24%)
- Lower respiratory tract infection (37 people, 35.24%)
- Bladder irritation (36 people, 34.29%)
- Pollakiuria (28 people, 26.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tolterodine tartrate (37 people, 35.24%)
- Clarithromycin (37 people, 35.24%)
- Fluoxetine hcl (17 people, 16.19%)
- Clozaril (14 people, 13.33%)
- Lamotrigine (11 people, 10.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By politely assertive: Will onfi help anxiety as well as seizures
(for a 56 year old woman who has Generalized Anxiety Disorder, ADHD, Seizure Disorder, and takes Adderall 20, ONFI, Trazodone Hydrochloride)
I suffer from seizures, anxiety, ADHD, and partial liver failure. I HATE PSYCHIATRISTS AND NEUROLOGISTS, in every sense of the word. There is a constant battle over my meds. The doctors make me feel like a piece of rotten meat. I need suggestions about meds. I have been in a constant cycle of turmoi ...
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- By urban farmer: Can valproic acid cause conjunctivitis abdominal pain and diarrhea?
(for a 57 year old man who has Epilepsy, and takes Valproic Acid)
i had taken valproic acid in 1988 .. stopped the drug and did not remember the reason
in 1999 my dr wanted me to try v acid again at age 44 .. i took the med . with in 2 hours my eyes and stomach burned . and i had diarrhea. my eyes were blood red eye lids red in side . .. then i remembered w ...
(Number of patients like urban farmer: 780)
- By martin: Epilepsy medicine and liver problems?
(for a 16 year old boy who has Epilepsy, and takes Lamotrigine)
my son (16 y.o) has been on lamotrigne for 10 years sometimes his face is quite yellow and he has quiet spells some days, also 6 months ago he was vomiting every day and lost 8 kilos in weight, hes put it back on now but still gets yellow faces, can this be lamotrigne that causes it and is it doing ...
(Number of patients like martin: 2,193)
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