Related topic: Valium, Trigeminal neuralgia
Review: could Valium cause Trigeminal neuralgia?
Summary: Trigeminal neuralgia could be caused by Valium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take Tegretol, and have Arthritis.
We study 20,006 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 (latest outcomes from 21,762 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Trigeminal neuralgia (a painful condition of the nerve responsible for most facial sensation) (latest reports from 11,375 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 19,924 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 14 people (0.07%) have Trigeminal Neuralgia. They amount to 0.12% of all the 11,329 people who have Trigeminal Neuralgia on eHealthMe.
Time on Valium when people have Trigeminal neuralgia * :
Gender of people who have Trigeminal neuralgia when taking Valium * :
|Trigeminal neuralgia||92.86%||7.14% |
Age of people who have Trigeminal neuralgia when taking Valium * :
|Trigeminal neuralgia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||69.23%||23.08% |
Severity of Trigeminal neuralgia when taking Valium ** :
How people recovered from Trigeminal neuralgia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (7 people, 50.00%)
- Pain (6 people, 42.86%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 35.71%)
- Breast cancer (5 people, 35.71%)
- Bone pain (5 people, 35.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tegretol (10 people, 71.43%)
- Neurontin (7 people, 50.00%)
- Levaquin (7 people, 50.00%)
- Elavil (6 people, 42.86%)
- Cyclobenzaprine (6 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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currently i am sick and doctors are telling me that i have atrial fibrillation
and most of the time i feel very bad ,vomiting,loss of sleep and loss of apitate to food as well as nausea all time
i i have used benzodiazpam for the almost two months and then ,i was advised to have reduce the dose of Valium
Then i stopped after i have attained the time when i was feeling well at a dose of Valium at less than a quarter a tablet
then all of the sudden a condition of nausea came back ,vomiting,and currently i am in hospital where they have diagnosed atrial fibrillation
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