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Myocardial Infarction (8407625-7)
on May 31, 2012 Male from SWEDEN , 52 years of age, was treated with Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: myocardial infarction. Antabuse dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Seroquel
  • Seroquel
  • Seroquel
  • Seroquel


(8283158-6)
Patient was taking Antabuse. on Apr 09, 2012 from SPAIN Additional patient health information: Male , 46 years of age, . Antabuse dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Sedotime
  • Bupropion Hcl


Blood Alcohol Increased, Loss Of Consciousness (8183442-0)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 09, 2011 by a Female taking Antabuse (Dosage: 500 Mg (250 Mg, 2 In 1 D)) . Location: UNITED STATES , 24 years of age, After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: blood alcohol increased, loss of consciousness.

Alcohol Interaction, Ketoacidosis (7931242-6)
on Nov 14, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 40 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • alcoholism
and was treated with Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: alcohol interaction, ketoacidosis. Antabuse dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Ethanol



Ulna Fracture, Fall (7777473-X)
on Jun 17, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 38 years of age, weighting 218.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • investigation
and was treated with Antabuse. Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: ulna fracture, fall. Antabuse dosage: 500 Mg, 1 Po. Patient was hospitalized.

Phlebitis, Deep Vein Thrombosis (7737301-5)
Patient was taking Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: phlebitis, deep vein thrombosis on Sep 02, 2011 from DENMARK Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 165.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
  • psoriasis
and. Antabuse dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Humira
Patient was hospitalized.

Phlebitis, Deep Vein Thrombosis (7572163-0)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 20, 2011 by a Male taking Antabuse (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
  • psoriasis
and. Location: DENMARK , weighting 165.3 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: phlebitis, deep vein thrombosis.
Associated medications used:
  • Humira
Patient was hospitalized.

Hepatitis, Encephalopathy (7313557-8)
on Feb 15, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 41 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and was treated with Antabuse. Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: hepatitis, encephalopathy. Antabuse dosage: 500mg Three Times Weekly Po. Patient was hospitalized.

White Blood Cell Count Increased, Dyspnoea, Oedema Peripheral, C-reactive Protein Increased, Weight Increased, Eosinophil Count Increased (7235533-6)
on Jan 10, 2011 Female from DENMARK , weighting 213.8 lb, was treated with Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: white blood cell count increased, dyspnoea, oedema peripheral, c-reactive protein increased, weight increased, eosinophil count increased. Antabuse dosage: 800 Mg, Qw2.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Seroquel Xr (800 Mg Daily)
  • Venlafaxine (800 Mg Daily)
  • Leponex (250 Mg Daily)
Patient was hospitalized.

Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Weight Decreased, Disorientation, Pyrexia, Tobacco Abuse (7215649-0)
Patient was taking Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: depressed level of consciousness, weight decreased, disorientation, pyrexia, tobacco abuse on Dec 28, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 36 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • alcoholism
and. Antabuse dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Strattera
  • Colace
  • Buspar
  • Symmetrel
  • Zoloft
  • Cogentin
  • Invega Sustenna
  • Invega
Patient was hospitalized.

Ileus Paralytic, Constipation (7209717-7)
Adverse event was reported on Dec 22, 2010 by a Male taking Antabuse (Dosage: N/A) . Location: DENMARK , 59 years of age, Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: ileus paralytic, constipation.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lamotrigine
  • Seroquel
  • Effexor
Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Disorientation, Malaise, Neuropathy Peripheral, Paraesthesia (7094155-0)
on Nov 09, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 49 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was treated with Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: asthenia, disorientation, malaise, neuropathy peripheral, paraesthesia. Antabuse dosage: N/A.

Coagulopathy, Jaundice, Malaise, Mental Status Changes, Substance Abuse (6656939-X)
on Mar 29, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 40 years of age, weighting 123.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and was treated with Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: coagulopathy, jaundice, malaise, mental status changes, substance abuse. Antabuse dosage: Unk Unk Oral 047. Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain, Coagulopathy, Coma, Decreased Appetite, Jaundice, Liver Transplant, Malaise, Mental Status Changes (6638434-7)
Patient was taking Antabuse. Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: abdominal pain, coagulopathy, coma, decreased appetite, jaundice, liver transplant, malaise, mental status changes on Mar 16, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 23 years of age, weighting 196.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and. Antabuse dosage: 250 Mg Daily Oral 047. Patient was hospitalized.

Coagulopathy, Jaundice, Malaise, Mental Status Changes (6608007-0)
Adverse event was reported on Feb 26, 2010 by a Male taking Antabuse (Dosage: Unk Unk Oral 047) was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 39 years of age, weighting 260.1 lb, After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: coagulopathy, jaundice, malaise, mental status changes. Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain, Arthralgia, Coagulopathy, Headache, Jaundice, Malaise, Mental Status Changes (6607994-4)
on Feb 26, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 36 years of age, weighting 145.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and was treated with Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: abdominal pain, arthralgia, coagulopathy, headache, jaundice, malaise, mental status changes. Antabuse dosage: Unk Daily Oral 047. Patient was hospitalized.

Asthenia, Confusional State, Hypoaesthesia, Neuropathy Peripheral, Paraesthesia (6477880-1)
on Dec 03, 2009 Female from UNITED STATES , 47 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol abuse
and was treated with Antabuse. Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: asthenia, confusional state, hypoaesthesia, neuropathy peripheral, paraesthesia. Antabuse dosage: 250 Mg Once Daily Po.

Aggression, Alcohol Intolerance, Brain Injury, Disturbance In Attention, Impaired Work Ability, Insomnia, Mental Impairment, Nasal Polyps (6233862-6)
Patient was taking Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: aggression, alcohol intolerance, brain injury, disturbance in attention, impaired work ability, insomnia, mental impairment, nasal polyps on Jun 16, 2009 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 33 years of age, weighting 200.0 lb, . Antabuse dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Breast Pain, Breath Odour, Hyperaesthesia, Lip Blister, Oral Pain, Paraesthesia (6146053-4)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 06, 2009 by a Female taking Antabuse (Dosage: 250 Mg Daily Po) was diagnosed with
  • alcohol use
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, weighting 185.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: breast pain, breath odour, hyperaesthesia, lip blister, oral pain, paraesthesia.

Anxiety, Delusion, Dyspnoea, Fatigue, Fear, Heart Rate Increased, Hyperacusis (6070442-X)
on Jan 23, 2009 Male from GERMANY , 31 years of age, was treated with Antabuse. Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: anxiety, delusion, dyspnoea, fatigue, fear, heart rate increased, hyperacusis. Antabuse dosage: 250 Mg/day,.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Cocaine(cocaine)


Hepatic Enzyme Increased, Liver Injury (6022390-9)
on Dec 23, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 30 years of age, weighting 160.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol rehabilitation
and was treated with Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: hepatic enzyme increased, liver injury. Antabuse dosage: Mon/wed/fri Po.

Acidosis, Coma, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Dermatitis Exfoliative, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Exfoliative Rash, Heart Rate Increased, Hepatic Failure, Hyperbilirubinaemia (5939652-3)
Patient was taking Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: acidosis, coma, depressed level of consciousness, dermatitis exfoliative, disseminated intravascular coagulation, exfoliative rash, heart rate increased, hepatic failure, hyperbilirubinaemia on Oct 30, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 160.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • alcoholism
and. Antabuse dosage: 500 Mg Daily Mon, Wed, Friday Po.
Associated medications used:
  • Prozac
  • Cyproheptadine Hcl
Patient was hospitalized.

Stereotypy (5835034-3)
Adverse event was reported on Jul 22, 2008 by a Female taking Antabuse (Dosage: 200 Mg/day, Qhs,) was diagnosed with
  • alcoholic
and. Location: TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA , 39 years of age, Patient felt the following Antabuse side effects: stereotypy.

Unevaluable Event (5778053-8)
on Jun 17, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 30 years of age, weighting 212.0 lb, was treated with Antabuse. After Antabuse was administered, patient encountered several Antabuse side effects: unevaluable event. Antabuse dosage: 250 3 Times Weekly Po.

Abnormal Behaviour, Delusion, Elevated Mood, Flight Of Ideas, Insomnia, Irritability, Mania, Poverty Of Speech, Psychomotor Hyperactivity (5730347-8)
on Apr 16, 2008 Male from TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA , 38 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • alcohol use
and was treated with Antabuse. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Antabuse side effects: abnormal behaviour, delusion, elevated mood, flight of ideas, insomnia, irritability, mania, poverty of speech, psychomotor hyperactivity. Antabuse dosage: 200 Mg, Qd; 200 Mg, Qod. Patient was hospitalized.

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Alternative ANTABUSE Names:DISULFIRA

Active Ingredient: DISULFIRA

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 45. View Antabuse Adverse Reports

Antabuse safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 2

Reported hospitalizations: 25

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