Loratadine and Petit mal epilepsy - from FDA reports


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 16,929 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA. 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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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 4,102 Petit mal epilepsy patients).

On Jan, 30, 2017

16,929 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine.
Among them, 7 people (0.04%) 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%)
  • Rashes (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Grand Mal Convulsion (3 people, 42.86%)
  • Multiple Allergies (1 person, 14.29%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (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%)
  • Acetaminophen (4 people, 57.14%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypoglycemia (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Convulsion (6 people, 85.71%)
  • Influenza Like Illness (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Alcoholism (5 people, 71.43%)
  • Abdominal Strangulated Hernia (5 people, 71.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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