Premarin and Epilepsy - from FDA reports
Epilepsy is found among people who take Premarin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Epilepsy with Premarin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 80,594 people who have side effects when taking Premarin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 14, 2017
80,594 people reported to have side effects when taking Premarin.
Among them, 43 people (0.05%) have Epilepsy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Premarin when people have Epilepsy *:
- < 1 month: 80 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Premarin *:
- female: 97.5 %
- male: 2.5 %
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Premarin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.35 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 4.35 %
- 40-49: 39.13 %
- 50-59: 17.39 %
- 60+: 34.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (7 people, 16.28%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 11.63%)
- Vulvovaginal Dryness (4 people, 9.30%)
- Osteopenia (4 people, 9.30%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 9.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (15 people, 34.88%)
- Topamax (11 people, 25.58%)
- Provera (7 people, 16.28%)
- Lexapro (7 people, 16.28%)
- Fosamax (7 people, 16.28%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Balance Disorder (13 people, 30.23%)
- Drug Ineffective (9 people, 20.93%)
- Tremor (8 people, 18.60%)
- Drowsiness (8 people, 18.60%)
- Depression (8 people, 18.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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