Carafate and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo is found among people who take Carafate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Carafate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,459 people who have side effects when taking Carafate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 23, 2017
7,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 427 people (5.72%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Carafate when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 57.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Carafate *:
- female: 65.79 %
- male: 34.21 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Carafate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.79 %
- 20-29: 2.09 %
- 30-39: 6.27 %
- 40-49: 8.36 %
- 50-59: 31.34 %
- 60+: 50.15 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (42 people, 9.84%)
- Multiple Myeloma (34 people, 7.96%)
- Pain (32 people, 7.49%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (22 people, 5.15%)
- Stress And Anxiety (21 people, 4.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (81 people, 18.97%)
- Protonix (71 people, 16.63%)
- Aspirin (68 people, 15.93%)
- Ativan (59 people, 13.82%)
- Prilosec (57 people, 13.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (157 people, 36.77%)
- Pain (123 people, 28.81%)
- Fatigue (123 people, 28.81%)
- Breathing Difficulty (119 people, 27.87%)
- Weakness (116 people, 27.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Help please ! I am a 64 year old woman who just had two spine surgeries in a row and am trying to wean off oxycodone but the vertigo is terrible ... I can barely move with out my head spinning ...anyone else affected like this and what do u do ? Best regards Debbie