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Review: could Acetaminophen cause Completed suicide?





Summary: Completed suicide is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ethanol, and have Suicide attempt.

We study 69,438 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,252 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.

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Acetaminophen

Acetaminophen has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Acetaminophen 70,707 users)

Completed suicide

Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, ill-defined disorder, pain, quit smoking.(latest reports from Completed suicide 36,355 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 69,438 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen. Among them, 3,252 people (4.68%) have Completed Suicide.

Trend of Completed suicide in Acetaminophen reports

Time on Acetaminophen when people have Completed suicide * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Completed suicide97.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.33%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen * :

FemaleMale
Completed suicide64.33%35.67%

Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Completed suicide0.00%0.00%6.13%15.43%21.51%20.93%17.93%18.07%

Severity of Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Completed suicide ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Suicide attempt (565 people, 17.37%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (88 people, 2.71%)
  3. Completed suicide (60 people, 1.85%)
  4. Depression (53 people, 1.63%)
  5. Pain (25 people, 0.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ethanol (308 people, 9.47%)
  2. Ibuprofen (289 people, 8.89%)
  3. Alprazolam (270 people, 8.30%)
  4. Aspirin (257 people, 7.90%)
  5. Diphenhydramine hcl (216 people, 6.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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