Review: could Tamoxifen citrate cause Complex partial seizures?
Summary: Complex partial seizures is reported only by a few people who take Tamoxifen citrate.
We study 8,723 people who have side effects while taking Tamoxifen citrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Complex partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Complex partial seizures and more.
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Tamoxifen citrate has active ingredients of tamoxifen citrate. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 9,142 Tamoxifen citrate users)
Complex partial seizures
Complex partial seizures (epileptic seizure) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, pain. (latest reports from 2,386 Complex partial seizures patients)
On Feb, 5, 2015: 8,723 people reported to have side effects when taking Tamoxifen citrate. Among them, 5 people (0.06%) have Complex Partial Seizures.
Time on Tamoxifen citrate when people have Complex partial seizures * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Complex partial seizures when taking Tamoxifen citrate * :
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||60.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Complex partial seizures when taking Tamoxifen citrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Complex partial seizures ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Complex partial seizures||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (2 people, 40.00%)
- Grand mal convulsion (2 people, 40.00%)
- Reflux oesophagitis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Eye pain (1 people, 20.00%)
- Neuropathy (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Phenytoin (3 people, 60.00%)
- Lansoprazole (2 people, 40.00%)
- Carbamazepine (2 people, 40.00%)
- Alendronic acid (2 people, 40.00%)
- Herceptin (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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