Dilantin and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Keppra, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Dilantin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,738 people who have side effects when taking Dilantin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 20, 2017
5,738 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 294 people (5.12%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Dilantin when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.57 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.57 %
- 10+ years: 21.43 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Dilantin *:
- female: 59.44 %
- male: 40.56 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Dilantin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.49 %
- 10-19: 2.91 %
- 20-29: 5.83 %
- 30-39: 4.85 %
- 40-49: 21.36 %
- 50-59: 18.45 %
- 60+: 46.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Convulsion (75 people, 25.51%)
- Neoplasm Malignant (21 people, 7.14%)
- Metastases To Spine (21 people, 7.14%)
- Lung Neoplasm (21 people, 7.14%)
- Calcium Deficiency (21 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Keppra (38 people, 12.93%)
- Synthroid (36 people, 12.24%)
- Lasix (34 people, 11.56%)
- Coumadin (30 people, 10.20%)
- Zometa (27 people, 9.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (91 people, 30.95%)
- Weakness (81 people, 27.55%)
- Headache (75 people, 25.51%)
- Convulsion (67 people, 22.79%)
- Stress And Anxiety (52 people, 17.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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