Review: could Temozolomide cause Short-term memory loss (Memory loss)?
Summary: Short-term memory loss is found among people who take Temozolomide, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dilantin, and have Glioblastoma multiforme.
We study 2,790 people who have side effects while taking Temozolomide from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Temozolomide has active ingredients of temozolomide. It is often used in glioblastoma multiforme. (latest outcomes from 2,806 Temozolomide users)
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 63,420 Short-term memory loss patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 2,790 people reported to have side effects when taking Temozolomide. Among them, 28 people (1.00%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Temozolomide when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||66.67%||11.11%||22.22%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Temozolomide * :
|Short-term memory loss||56.67%||43.33% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Temozolomide * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.52%||47.62%||42.86% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Temozolomide ** :
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glioblastoma multiforme (8 people, 28.57%)
- Glioblastoma (4 people, 14.29%)
- Ependymoma (2 people, 7.14%)
- Blood corticotrophin increased (2 people, 7.14%)
- Small cell carcinoma (2 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Dilantin (5 people, 17.86%)
- Decadron (5 people, 17.86%)
- Nexium (4 people, 14.29%)
- Tylenol (3 people, 10.71%)
- Neurontin (3 people, 10.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 89-year old woman with Anxiety. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Keppra, Temodar for a 59-year old man with Seizure - Grand Mal, Oligodendroglioma. The patient has Oligodendroglioma
- A study of side effects of Lupron Depot for a 44-year old woman with Uterine Fibroids. The patient has Memory Loss
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