Review: could Pristiq cause Partial seizures?
We study 13,722 people who have side effects while taking Pristiq from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Partial seizures and more.
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Pristiq (latest outcomes from 15,540 users) has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression.
Partial seizures (seizures which affect only a part of the brain at onset) (latest reports from 9,178 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 28, 2014: 13,722 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq. Among them, 1 people (0.01%) has Partial Seizures. They amount to 0.01% of all the 9,178 people who have Partial Seizures on eHealthMe.
Time on Pristiq when people have Partial seizures * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Partial seizures||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Partial seizures when taking Pristiq * :
|Partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Partial seizures when taking Pristiq ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Partial seizures ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Only ceased Pristiq 3 days ago. Hoping seizures will cease.
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