Review: could Vimpat cause Scleroderma (Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma))?
Summary: Scleroderma is reported only by a few people who take Vimpat.
We study 1,913 people who have side effects while taking Vimpat from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Scleroderma and more.
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Vimpat has active ingredients of lacosamide. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 2,069 Vimpat users)
Scleroderma (hard skin) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pulmonary hypertension, systemic sclerosis (scleroderma). (latest reports from 2,578 Scleroderma patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 1,913 people reported to have side effects when taking Vimpat. Among them, 1 people (0.05%) has Scleroderma.
Time on Vimpat when people have Scleroderma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Scleroderma when taking Vimpat * :
Age of people who have Scleroderma when taking Vimpat * :
Severity of Scleroderma when taking Vimpat ** :
How people recovered from Scleroderma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Partial seizures (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clobazam (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lamotrigine (1 people, 100.00%)
- Topiramate (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Vimpat for a 61-year old woman with Seizure Disorder. The patient has Dry Throat
- A study of side effects of Vimpat for a 42-year old woman with Seizure Disorder. The patient has Insomnia (sleeplessness), Muscle Atrophy (a decrease in the mass of the muscle), Muscle Cramps Aggravated (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction), Pain Inflammation Activated, Painful Response To Normal Stimuli, Joint Stiffness
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