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Review: could Loratadine cause Petit mal epilepsy?

Summary: Petit mal epilepsy could be caused by Loratadine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take Depakote, and have Convulsion.

We study 9,707 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 (latest outcomes from 10,928 users) has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergen.

Petit mal epilepsy

Petit mal epilepsy (absence seizure) (latest reports from 9,448 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, convulsion, multiple sclerosis, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 9,705 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine. Among them, 6 people (0.06%) have Petit Mal Epilepsy. They amount to 0.06% of all the 9,444 people who have Petit Mal Epilepsy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Petit mal epilepsy in Loratadine reports

Time on Loratadine when people have Petit mal epilepsy * :

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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 ** :

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How people recovered from Petit mal epilepsy ** :

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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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  • I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.

    I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?

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    Docta12 on Mar, 25, 2014:

    I find it interesting that your child has both ADHD and bleeding both which are linked to Vitamin K defeciency. I would have your child tested for Vitamin K, D, Zinc, iron, hemoglobin defects like sickle cell, and a great history and physical from a doctor who takes the time to check for other sources. These are blood tests by the way. He should also have ALCAT allergy testing for foods.

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