Review: could Valium cause Trigeminal Neuralgia?


Trigeminal neuralgia is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Tegretol, and have Arthritis . We study 22,483 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 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 23,828 users)

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia (a painful condition of the nerve responsible for most facial sensation) has been reported by people with fever, rashes, drug ineffective, weakness, drowsiness (latest reports from 4,774 Trigeminal neuralgia patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

22,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 14 people (0.06%) have Trigeminal Neuralgia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valium cause Trigeminal neuralgia?

Gender of people who have Trigeminal Neuralgia when taking Valium *:

  • female: 92.86 %
  • male: 7.14 %

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: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 69.23 %
  • 60+: 23.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Arthritis (7 people)
  • Pain (6 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (5 people)
  • Hypertension (5 people)
  • Constipation (5 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tegretol (10 people)
  • Neurontin (7 people)
  • Levaquin (7 people)
  • Prochlorperazine (6 people)
  • Cyclobenzaprine (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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