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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Epilim, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Epilim side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Epilim.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Epilim side effects are:
Weight Gain (282 reports)
Flat Mood (146 reports)
Headaches (108 reports)
Abnormal Behaviour (95 reports)
Hair Loss (88 reports)
Twitching (76 reports)
Hot Flush (75 reports)
Memory (40 reports)
Tireness (36 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Epilim side effects . You can also compare Epilim side effects or view FDA reports.

Epilim Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Epilim reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Epilim on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Urinary Retention
on Nov 18, 2013 Male from AU , 68 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: urinary retention. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Haemorrhage Intracranial, Hyponatraemia, Dizziness
Patient was taking Epilim. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: haemorrhage intracranial, hyponatraemia, dizziness on Nov 15, 2013 from AU Additional patient health information: Male , 80 years of age, . Epilim dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Atacand Plus (Candesartan Cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide 16+12.5 Mg)
  • Aspirin
  • Tegretol Cr
  • Simvastatin
Patient was hospitalized.

Neutropenia
Adverse event was reported on Nov 27, 2013 by a Female taking Epilim (Dosage: N/A) . Location: AU , 26 years of age, After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: neutropenia.

Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Judgement Impaired, Decreased Appetite, Impaired Self-care, Poor Quality Sleep, Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Suicide Attempt, Depressed Mood, Hallucination, Auditory
on Nov 20, 2013 Male from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 41 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: squamous cell carcinoma, judgement impaired, decreased appetite, impaired self-care, poor quality sleep, musculoskeletal stiffness, suicide attempt, depressed mood, hallucination, auditory. Epilim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.


Brain Oedema, Dehydration, Sepsis, Confusional State, Encephalopathy
on Nov 19, 2013 Female from IE , 55 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Epilim Chrono. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: brain oedema, dehydration, sepsis, confusional state, encephalopathy. Epilim Chrono dosage: Extended Release. Patient was hospitalized.

Convulsion, Decreased Appetite, Dizziness, Fatigue, Influenza Like Illness, Hypersensitivity
Patient was taking Epilim. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: convulsion, decreased appetite, dizziness, fatigue, influenza like illness, hypersensitivity on Nov 11, 2013 from GB Additional patient health information: Male , 37 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
  • lower respiratory tract infection
and. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Convulsion, Fluid Retention, Irritability, Weight Increased, Hunger, Speech Disorder, Amnesia, Negative Thoughts
Adverse event was reported on Oct 29, 2013 by a Female taking Epilim (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: AU , 32 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: convulsion, fluid retention, irritability, weight increased, hunger, speech disorder, amnesia, negative thoughts. Patient was hospitalized.

Fall, Haemorrhage Intracranial, Hyponatraemia, Dizziness
on Oct 28, 2013 Male from AU , 80 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: fall, haemorrhage intracranial, hyponatraemia, dizziness. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Candesartan Cilexetil W/hydrochlorothiazide
  • Tegretol
  • Simvastatin
Patient was hospitalized.

Body Temperature Increased, Infection
on Oct 18, 2013 Female from NG , child 1. years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Epilim. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: body temperature increased, infection. Epilim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Convulsion, Electroencephalogram Abnormal, Memory Impairment, Thinking Abnormal, Metabolic Encephalopathy, Depression, Affect Lability, Coordination Abnormal, Ammonia Increased
Patient was taking Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: convulsion, electroencephalogram abnormal, memory impairment, thinking abnormal, metabolic encephalopathy, depression, affect lability, coordination abnormal, ammonia increased on Oct 16, 2013 from AU Additional patient health information: Female , 47 years of age, . Epilim dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure, Mouth Ulceration, Rash Erythematous, Anaemia, Haematuria, Lip Swelling
Adverse event was reported on Oct 15, 2013 by a Male taking Epilim (Dosage: N/A) . Location: AU , 83 years of age, Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: renal failure, mouth ulceration, rash erythematous, anaemia, haematuria, lip swelling.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Avapro
  • Imdur
  • Iscover
  • Minax
  • Pariet
  • Uremide


Completed Suicide, Depression
on Oct 15, 2013 Female from AU , 64 years of age, was treated with Epilim. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: completed suicide, depression. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Antenex
  • Atrovent
  • Dichlortride
  • Fluticasone Propionate
  • Temazepam
  • Salbutamol
  • Zyban


Pathological Fracture, Bone Pain, Osteopenia
on Oct 15, 2013 Male from AU , child 10 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: pathological fracture, bone pain, osteopenia. Epilim dosage: N/A.

Convulsion, Nausea, Rash Pruritic
Patient was taking Epilim. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: convulsion, nausea, rash pruritic on Oct 24, 2013 from AU Additional patient health information: Male , child 12 years of age, . Epilim dosage: N/A.

Cognitive Disorder, Blood Test Abnormal, Tremor
Adverse event was reported on Oct 11, 2013 by a Female taking Epilim (Dosage: N/A) . Location: AU , 80 years of age, After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: cognitive disorder, blood test abnormal, tremor.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Liver Injury, Hyponatraemia, Oedema Peripheral, Rash, Rash Pruritic
on Oct 11, 2013 Male from AU , 31 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: liver injury, hyponatraemia, oedema peripheral, rash, rash pruritic. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Convulsion, Movement Disorder
on Oct 11, 2013 Female from AU , 40 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: convulsion, movement disorder. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Clopine
  • Lithium Carbonate
  • Lithium Carbonate
  • Anaesthetics (anaesthetics)


Food Interaction, Convulsion, Headache
Patient was taking Epilim. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: food interaction, convulsion, headache on Oct 11, 2013 from AU Additional patient health information: Male , 60 years of age, . Epilim dosage: N/A.

Pathological Fracture
Adverse event was reported on Oct 10, 2013 by a Female taking Epilim (Dosage: N/A) . Location: AU , 53 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: pathological fracture.
Associated medications used:

Mental Impairment, Parkinsonism, Depressive Symptom, Hypertonia, Extrapyramidal Disorder, Mobility Decreased
on Oct 10, 2013 Male from GB , 77 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Epilim Chrono. Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: mental impairment, parkinsonism, depressive symptom, hypertonia, extrapyramidal disorder, mobility decreased. Epilim Chrono dosage: N/A.

Hepatic Lesion, Abdominal Distension, Constipation, Headache, Nausea, Somnolence, Tremor
on Oct 16, 2013 Female from IE , 13 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Epilim Chrono. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: hepatic lesion, abdominal distension, constipation, headache, nausea, somnolence, tremor. Epilim Chrono dosage: N/A.

Convulsion, Product Quality Issue
Patient was taking Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: convulsion, product quality issue on Oct 22, 2013 from AU Additional patient health information: Male , child 8 years of age, . Epilim dosage: N/A.

Cerebrovascular Accident, Headache
Adverse event was reported on Sep 11, 2013 by a Male taking Epilim Chrono (Dosage: Extended Release) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 70 years of age, Patient felt the following Epilim side effects: cerebrovascular accident, headache.

Convulsion, Tremor
on Sep 06, 2013 Female from GB , 67 years of age, was treated with Epilim Chrono. After Epilim was administered, patient encountered several Epilim side effects: convulsion, tremor. Epilim Chrono dosage: Extended Release.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Convulsion
on Sep 06, 2013 Female from GB , 34 years of age, was treated with Epilim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Epilim side effects: convulsion. Epilim dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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