Review: could Zonisamide cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Drug withdrawal syndrome by studying 2,293 people who take Zonisamide. We analyze: the time on Zonisamide when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Drug withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Zonisamide. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zonisamide (latest outcomes from 2,451 users) has active ingredients of zonisamide. It is often used in epilepsy, migraine. Commonly reported side effects of Zonisamide include convulsion, fever, erythema multiforme, lyell's syndrome, rashes.
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) (latest reports from 147,272 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 2,293 people reported to have side effects when taking Zonisamide. Among them, 3 people (0.13%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.00% of all the 147,148 people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Zonisamide when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Zonisamide * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Zonisamide * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Aggression (1 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (2 people, 66.67%)
- Pepcid (1 people, 33.33%)
- Risperidone (1 people, 33.33%)
- Carbamazepine (1 people, 33.33%)
- Tizanidine hcl (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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