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What could cause Parosmia for a 42-year old man?

This is a personalized study for a 42 year old male patient who has Bipolar Ii Disorder, Bipolar 2, Depression, Anxiety. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24 male patients aged 42 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 16,039 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,544 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,248 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,930 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

What are the conditions

Bipolar ii disorder (characterized by at least one episode of hypomania and at least one episode of major depression) (latest reports from 4,009 patients) can be treated by Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Lamotrigine, Abilify, Seroquel, Seroquel Xr.

Bipolar 2 (characterized by at least one episode of hypomania and at least one episode of major depression) (latest reports from 4,009 patients) can be treated by Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Lamotrigine, Seroquel, Abilify, Seroquel Xr.

Depression (latest reports from 1,155,565 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Cymbalta, Prozac, Lexapro, Celexa, Wellbutrin Xl.

Anxiety (latest reports from 1,270,394 patients) can be treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lexapro, Lorazepam, Ativan.

What is the symptom

Parosmia (distortion of the sense of smell, as in smelling odours that are not present) (latest reports from 13,982 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain.

On Aug, 10, 2014: 24 males aged 39 (±5) who take Lithium Carbonate, Lamictal, Paxil, Xanax are studied

Lithium Carbonate, Lamictal, Paxil, Xanax outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 39

Gender: male

Conditions: Bipolar Ii Disorder, Bipolar 2, Depression, Anxiety

Drugs taking:
- Lithium Carbonate (lithium carbonate): used for 1 - 6 months
- Lamictal (lamotrigine): used for 1 - 2 years
- Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride): used for 1 - 2 years
- Xanax (alprazolam): used for 2 - 5 years

Drug interactions have: severe parosmia

Comments from or about the patient: Parosmia (self-diagnosed through online research) began almost to the day of beginning lithium treatment. Neither ENT or Psychiatrist can figure out what to do.
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eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Parosmia (distortion of the sense of smell, as in smelling odours that are not present)2 (8.33% of males aged 39 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Parosmia in Bipolar Ii Disorder1 (0.56% of males aged 39 (±5) who have Bipolar ii disorder)
Parosmia in Bipolar 21 (0.56% of males aged 39 (±5) who have Bipolar 2)
Parosmia in Depression3 (0.04% of males aged 39 (±5) who have Depression)
Parosmia in Anxiety1 (0.03% of males aged 39 (±5) who have Anxiety)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Parosmia in Lithium Carbonate1 (0.08% of males aged 39 (±5) who take Lithium carbonate)
Parosmia in Lamictal1 (0.06% of males aged 39 (±5) who take Lamictal)
Parosmia in Paxil3 (0.11% of males aged 39 (±5) who take Paxil)
Parosmia in Xanax1 (0.04% of males aged 39 (±5) who take Xanax)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lithium Carbonate is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/a
Lamictal is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Paxil is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Xanax is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PyrexiaMental ImpairmentAngerNauseaParosmian/an/aWeight Increased
ChillsFlushingRestlessnessMental ImpairmentAgitation
Generalised ErythemaNauseaPersecutory DelusionPost-traumatic Stress DisorderPyrexia
Erythema MultiformePost-traumatic Stress DisorderIrritabilitySedationCardiac Arrest
Drug EruptionSerotonin SyndromeManiaParosmiaBlood Urea Increased
Stevens-johnson SyndromeSedationDepressed MoodSerotonin SyndromeLiver Fatty
Lymphocyte Stimulation Test PositiveDiarrhoeaImpulsive BehaviourFlushingComa Nec
EnanthemaDepressionAggressionDiarrhoeaSedation
Lip ErosionAngerNegative ThoughtsAsperger's DisorderKetoacidosis
NasopharyngitisAmnesiaSomnolenceAngerAggression

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who have Parosmia and Bipolar 2
- support group for people who have Parosmia and Depression
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- support group for people who have Depression
- support group for people who have Parosmia
- support group for people who take Lamictal
- support group for people who take Lithium Carbonate
- support group for people who take Paxil
- support group for people who take Xanax

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