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Review: could Zonisamide cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?

We study 2,543 people who have side effects while taking Zonisamide from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Zonisamide

Zonisamide (latest outcomes from 2,682 users) has active ingredients of zonisamide. It is often used in epilepsy.

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 150,219 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 2,542 people reported to have side effects when taking Zonisamide. Among them, 3 people (0.12%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Drug withdrawal syndrome in Zonisamide reports

Time on Zonisamide when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Zonisamide * :

FemaleMale
Drug withdrawal syndrome33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Zonisamide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drug withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%33.33%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Aggression (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Pain (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonazepam (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Pepcid (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Risperidone (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Carbamazepine (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Tizanidine hcl (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • one testicle seemed dislocated scrotum on one side much enlarged--scrotum sac seemed large--no pain
    patient had surgery for un descended testicle as child

    Reply

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Episodes can last 36-48 hours with medications. Without the meds the episode must run its course which can be up the 30-45 days;

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Could be coincidence, since I have been on this list I have required surgery to repair the Scapho-lunate ligament in my wrist and now I have a hernia on my right side. Are any of these meds contributors?

    Reply

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