A study for a 28 year old woman who takes Dilantin - from FDA reports


Summary

1,570 females aged 28 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 28 year old female patient who has Seizure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jul, 16, 2017

1,570 females aged 28 (±5) who takes Dilantin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Dilantin for a 28-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 28
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Seizure
  • Drugs taken:
    • Dilantin (phenytoin)
  • Side effects: Sweating - Excessive

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Sweating - Excessive: 1 (0.06% of females aged 28 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

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Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (259 people, 16.50%)
  • Grand Mal Convulsion (52 people, 3.31%)
  • Birth Control (45 people, 2.87%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (43 people, 2.74%)
  • Depression (42 people, 2.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Keppra (135 people, 8.60%)
  • Tegretol (98 people, 6.24%)
  • Lamictal (95 people, 6.05%)
  • Lamotrigine (79 people, 5.03%)
  • Topamax (69 people, 4.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Convulsion (197 people, 12.55%)
  • Drug Ineffective (109 people, 6.94%)
  • Fever (108 people, 6.88%)
  • Nausea (94 people, 5.99%)
  • Erythema Multiforme (85 people, 5.41%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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