Rituxan and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo is found among people who take Rituxan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tylenol, and have Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Rituxan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,938 people who have side effects when taking Rituxan from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
21,938 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 601 people (2.74%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rituxan when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 53.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.62 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.41 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.01 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.21 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.6 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan *:
- female: 71.4 %
- male: 28.6 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.43 %
- 20-29: 3.21 %
- 30-39: 4.06 %
- 40-49: 8.97 %
- 50-59: 28.42 %
- 60+: 54.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (40 people, 6.66%)
- Pain (35 people, 5.82%)
- Lymphoma (34 people, 5.66%)
- High Blood Pressure (24 people, 3.99%)
- Burkitt Lymphoma (19 people, 3.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (100 people, 16.64%)
- Benadryl (81 people, 13.48%)
- Actemra (80 people, 13.31%)
- Methotrexate (77 people, 12.81%)
- Enbrel (72 people, 11.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (194 people, 32.28%)
- Fatigue (172 people, 28.62%)
- Breathing Difficulty (146 people, 24.29%)
- Weakness (131 people, 21.80%)
- Headache (128 people, 21.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Help please ! I am a 64 year old woman who just had two spine surgeries in a row and am trying to wean off oxycodone but the vertigo is terrible ... I can barely move with out my head spinning ...anyone else affected like this and what do u do ? Best regards Debbie