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Review: could Loratadine cause Petit mal epilepsy?

Summary: 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 9,754 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Petit mal epilepsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Petit mal epilepsy and more.

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Loratadine

Loratadine has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 10,980 Loratadine users)

Petit mal epilepsy

Petit mal epilepsy (absence seizure) has been reported by people with epilepsy, convulsion, multiple sclerosis, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 2,971 Petit mal epilepsy patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 9,754 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine. Among them, 6 people (0.06%) have Petit Mal Epilepsy.

Trend of Petit mal epilepsy in Loratadine reports

Time on Loratadine when people have Petit mal epilepsy * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Petit mal epilepsy when taking Loratadine * :

FemaleMale
Petit mal epilepsy16.67%83.33%

Age of people who have Petit mal epilepsy when taking Loratadine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Petit mal epilepsy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Petit mal epilepsy when taking Loratadine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Petit mal epilepsy ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Convulsion (5 people, 83.33%)
  2. Grand mal convulsion (3 people, 50.00%)
  3. Rash (3 people, 50.00%)
  4. Post-traumatic stress disorder (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Depakote (6 people, 100.00%)
  2. Zyrtec (6 people, 100.00%)
  3. Benadryl (5 people, 83.33%)
  4. Albuterol (5 people, 83.33%)
  5. Dilantin kapseal (4 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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