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Review: could Nicotine cause Seizure disorder (Epilepsy)?
We study 5,657 people who have side effects while taking Nicotine from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.
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Nicotine (latest outcomes from 5,789 users) has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking.
Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) (latest reports from 72,791 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion.
On Aug, 26, 2014: 5,656 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 22 people (0.39%) have Seizure Disorder. They amount to 0.03% of all the 70,767 people who have Seizure Disorder on eHealthMe.
Time on Nicotine when people have Seizure disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Seizure disorder||77.78%||11.11%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Nicotine * :
|Seizure disorder||22.73%||77.27% |
Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Nicotine * :
|Seizure disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||27.27%||45.45%||0.00%||18.18% |
Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Nicotine ** :
How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (12 people, 54.55%)
- Vulvovaginal dryness (3 people, 13.64%)
- Menopausal symptoms (3 people, 13.64%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 9.09%)
- Convulsion (1 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (7 people, 31.82%)
- Prevacid (3 people, 13.64%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 13.64%)
- Nicorette (3 people, 13.64%)
- Trazodone hcl (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My friend recently wanted me to quit smoking, so he got me a ecigarette so it is less harmful. I now use it more than i usually smoke because i can use it in the house. Before i had to go outside to have a smoke, now i can read a book or watch tv with it right in front of me and avoid the hassle of going outside. Because of the convenience, i use it fairly regularly in side.
From this study (4 months ago):
I have recently began losing my hair a little over a month ago. It is thinning severely and falls out like crazy. I do have 3 children ages 6,3, and 6months.
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