Review: could Tamiflu cause Drowsiness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
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On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 10,207 people who take Tamiflu. Among them, 88 have Drowsiness. See who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tamiflu (latest outcomes from 10,783 users) has active ingredients of oseltamivir phosphate. It is often used in the flu, h1n1. Commonly reported side effects of Tamiflu include abnormal behaviour, hallucinations, nausea and vomiting, vomiting aggravated, fever.
Drowsiness (latest reports from 483,122 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 10,207 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamiflu. Among them, 87 people (0.85%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Tamiflu when people have Drowsiness * :
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Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Tamiflu ** :
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How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Influenza (30 people, 34.48%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 5.75%)
- Influenza like illness (4 people, 4.60%)
- Febrile convulsion (3 people, 3.45%)
- Depression (3 people, 3.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (9 people, 10.34%)
- Zantac (8 people, 9.20%)
- Aricept (8 people, 9.20%)
- Periactin (7 people, 8.05%)
- Remeron (6 people, 6.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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