Review: could Rituxan cause Vertigo?
We study 10,193 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Rituxan (latest outcomes from 10,303 users) has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Vertigo (latest reports from 1,294,587 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 10,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan. Among them, 178 people (1.75%) have Vertigo. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,294,895 people who have Vertigo on eHealthMe.
Time on Rituxan when people have Vertigo * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan * :
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan * :
Severity of Vertigo when taking Rituxan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Vertigo ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (32 people, 17.98%)
- Lymphoma (23 people, 12.92%)
- Depression (17 people, 9.55%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 9.55%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 7.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vincristine (50 people, 28.09%)
- Prednisone (41 people, 23.03%)
- Zometa (32 people, 17.98%)
- Aspirin (32 people, 17.98%)
- Cyclophosphamide (31 people, 17.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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