Review: could Vimpat cause Scleroderma?
We study 1,893 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 (latest outcomes from 2,052 users) has active ingredients of lacosamide. It is often used in epilepsy.
Scleroderma (hard skin) (latest reports from 10,816 patients) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 1,891 people reported to have side effects when taking Vimpat. Among them, 1 people (0.05%) has Scleroderma. They amount to 0.01% of all the 10,860 people who have Scleroderma on eHealthMe.
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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