Vimpat and Scleroderma - from FDA reports
Scleroderma is reported only by a few people who take Vimpat. We study 5,981 people who have side effects while taking Vimpat from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Scleroderma. 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 Vimpat 6,350 users)
Scleroderma (hard skin) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, systemic sclerosis (scleroderma), rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 6,014 Scleroderma patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
5,981 people reported to have side effects when taking Vimpat.
Among them, 1 person (0.02%) has Scleroderma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vimpat when people have Scleroderma *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 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 Scleroderma when taking Vimpat *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Scleroderma when taking Vimpat *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 100 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Partial Seizures (1 person, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Topiramate (1 person, 100.00%)
- Lamotrigine (1 person, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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