Could Rituxan cause 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 Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 18,539 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA. Among them, 496 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Rituxan has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Rituxan 18,907 users)
Vertigo has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 271,815 Vertigo patients).
On Dec, 21, 2016
18,539 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 496 people (2.68%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rituxan when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 54.02 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.99 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.9 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.3 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan *:
- female: 68.52 %
- male: 31.48 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Rituxan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.53 %
- 20-29: 3.44 %
- 30-39: 4.5 %
- 40-49: 10.05 %
- 50-59: 25.93 %
- 60+: 55.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (156 people, 31.45%)
- Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (53 people, 10.69%)
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (38 people, 7.66%)
- Lymphoma (31 people, 6.25%)
- Pain (30 people, 6.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (79 people, 15.93%)
- Methotrexate (77 people, 15.52%)
- Benadryl (68 people, 13.71%)
- Prednisone (65 people, 13.10%)
- Actemra (55 people, 11.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (145 people, 29.23%)
- Fatigue (133 people, 26.81%)
- Breathing Difficulty (121 people, 24.40%)
- Weakness (108 people, 21.77%)
- Hypotension (104 people, 20.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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