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Review: could Rituxan cause Vertigo (Dizziness)?

We study 10,196 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

Rituxan (latest outcomes from 10,306 users) has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Vertigo

Vertigo (latest reports from 1,295,369 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 17, 2014: 10,194 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan. Among them, 178 people (1.75%) have Vertigo.

Trend of Vertigo in Rituxan reports

Time on Rituxan when people have Vertigo * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vertigo62.22%31.11%0.00%6.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan * :

FemaleMale
Vertigo73.63%26.37%

Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vertigo0.00%0.00%0.63%3.77%2.52%4.40%22.01%66.67%

Severity of Vertigo when taking Rituxan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vertigo0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Vertigo ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vertigo0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (32 people, 17.98%)
  2. Lymphoma (23 people, 12.92%)
  3. Depression (17 people, 9.55%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 9.55%)
  5. Hypertension (14 people, 7.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vincristine (50 people, 28.09%)
  2. Prednisone (41 people, 23.03%)
  3. Zometa (32 people, 17.98%)
  4. Aspirin (32 people, 17.98%)
  5. Cyclophosphamide (31 people, 17.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (15 hours ago):

  • I was like a zombie.....didn't care about anything. Difficult to walk or sit up straight....

    Reply

    Davidcz1 on Sep, 1, 2014:

    Male, 47, Lexington, Kentucky U.S.A. anyone welcome to e mail me at emailforyou11 at gmail com

    I am David cz, I have oromandibular dystonia-not severe but I do relate to others with dystonia, Jesus is more than just a 'coper' for me, he is my everything.........he can be yours too, your healer, Saviour, the list goes on and on...Jesus is God
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    Reply

    Davidcz1 on Sep, 1, 2014:

    Jesus loves you, he created us, he can heal our bodies-any part of us. If you don't know him, pray this prayer: Jesus, I admit I am a sinner. I ask you now to forgive me of my sins, wash and cleanse me with your precious blood that you shed on the cross for me, and I shall be white as snow. I do believe you died on the cross for me and rose from the dead and you are alive! I right now receive you into my heart as Saviour and Lord, a men, I am saved, born again in you! Get a copy of God's Word-for english-get the king james bible. God will grow you up in Jesus through his Word. Lay claim-agree-pray with-according to God's Holy Word right now where it says "with his stripes we are healed." Isaiah 53:5 and there are many more healing scriptures also in the bible

    Reply

    Thomas A. Wright on Aug, 4, 2014:

    53 year "old" male with SEVERE Dystonias of jaw, mouth, face, tongue, feet, toes, fingers etc. Becomes gradually and seriously INTOLERABLE ! Debilitating and painful.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • Quadruple bypass 6 years ago.
    Tia 3 years ago
    Angina returned 18 months ago
    Increasing loss of balance past 6 months

    Reply

  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • I took this for six days and then on the sixth day I started getting a bad migraine, severe dizziness, and blurred vision in one eye. I immediately stopped taking it and after it was out of my system for a day I woke up feeling fine.

    Reply

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