Valium and Trigeminal neuralgia - from FDA reports
Trigeminal neuralgia is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tegretol, and have Pain . We study 27,693 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA. Among them, 19 have Trigeminal neuralgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Trigeminal neuralgia and more.
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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 30,280 users)
Trigeminal neuralgia (a painful condition of the nerve responsible for most facial sensation) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 6,210 Trigeminal neuralgia patients).
On Feb, 10, 2017
27,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 19 people (0.07%) have Trigeminal Neuralgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Valium when people have Trigeminal Neuralgia *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Trigeminal Neuralgia when taking Valium *:
- female: 94.74 %
- male: 5.26 %
Age of people who have Trigeminal Neuralgia when taking Valium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 6.25 %
- 50-59: 68.75 %
- 60+: 25.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (9 people, 47.37%)
- Arthritis (7 people, 36.84%)
- Metastases To Bone (5 people, 26.32%)
- Constipation (5 people, 26.32%)
- Breast Cancer (5 people, 26.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tegretol (10 people, 52.63%)
- Vicodin (7 people, 36.84%)
- Neurontin (7 people, 36.84%)
- Levaquin (7 people, 36.84%)
- Prochlorperazine (6 people, 31.58%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (11 people, 57.89%)
- Depression (11 people, 57.89%)
- Weakness (9 people, 47.37%)
- Vision Blurred (9 people, 47.37%)
- Headache (9 people, 47.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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