Review: could Loratadine cause Petit Mal Epilepsy?


Petit mal epilepsy is found among people who take Loratadine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old also take medication Depakote, and have Convulsion . We study 11,763 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Petit mal epilepsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Petit mal epilepsy and more.

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Loratadine has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Loratadine 18,715 users)

Petit Mal Epilepsy

Petit mal epilepsy (absence seizure) has been reported by people with epilepsy, convulsion, multiple sclerosis, petit mal epilepsy, depression (latest reports from 4,100 Petit mal epilepsy patients).

On Oct, 12, 2016

11,763 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine.
Among them, 7 people (0.06%) have Petit Mal Epilepsy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Loratadine cause Petit mal epilepsy?

Gender of people who have Petit Mal Epilepsy when taking Loratadine *:

  • female: 28.57 %
  • male: 71.43 %

Age of people who have Petit Mal Epilepsy when taking Loratadine *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Rash (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Grand Mal Convulsion (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Urticaria (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Prophylaxis (1 person, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyrtec (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Depakote (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Benadryl (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Albuterol (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Vitamin E (4 people, 57.14%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypoglycaemia (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Convulsion (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Loss Of Consciousness (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Influenza Like Illness (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Incorrect Dose Administered (5 people, 71.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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