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    Can Antabuse cause dizziness?

Posted on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Can Antabuse cause dizziness or instability?
Answered by Dr. Michelle Gibson James 21 minutes later
Brief Answer:
not a known side effect

Detailed Answer:
Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

It can cause drowsiness in some persons but it is not known to cause dizziness or loss of balance though persons can react differently to medication.

It can also cause headache, tingling and other abnormal sensations, seizures

If you did not experience these symptoms (dizziness, instability) prior to the use of this medication that there is likely a link;

I hope this helps, feel free to ask any other question
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