Nicotine and Seizure disorder - from FDA reports
Seizure disorder is found among people who take Nicotine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Quit smoking . We study 8,840 people who have side effects while taking Nicotine from FDA. Among them, 22 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.
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Nicotine has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Nicotine 9,084 users)
Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, convulsion (latest reports from 56,486 Seizure disorder patients).
On Feb, 27, 2017
8,840 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine.
Among them, 22 people (0.25%) have Seizure Disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Nicotine when people have Seizure Disorder *:
- < 1 month: 77.78 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Seizure Disorder when taking Nicotine *:
- female: 22.73 %
- male: 77.27 %
Age of people who have Seizure Disorder when taking Nicotine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 9.09 %
- 30-39: 27.27 %
- 40-49: 45.45 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 18.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (12 people, 54.55%)
- Vulvovaginal Dryness (3 people, 13.64%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 9.09%)
- Pain (1 person, 4.55%)
- Bipolar Disorder (1 person, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (7 people, 31.82%)
- Prevacid (3 people, 13.64%)
- Nicorette (3 people, 13.64%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (3 people, 13.64%)
- Clonazepam (3 people, 13.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma (3 people, 13.64%)
- Thrombosis (2 people, 9.09%)
- Crohn's Disease (2 people, 9.09%)
- Convulsion (2 people, 9.09%)
- Brain Neoplasm (2 people, 9.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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