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 69,449 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 has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 70,717 Acetaminophen users)
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 36,355 Completed suicide patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 69,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen. Among them, 3,252 people (4.68%) have Completed Suicide.
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Completed suicide * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Completed suicide||97.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen * :
|Completed suicide||64.33%||35.67% |
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen * :
|Completed suicide||0.00%||0.00%||6.13%||15.43%||21.51%||20.93%||17.93%||18.07% |
Severity of Completed suicide when taking Acetaminophen ** :
How people recovered from Completed suicide ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Suicide attempt (565 people, 17.37%)
- Ill-defined disorder (88 people, 2.71%)
- Completed suicide (60 people, 1.85%)
- Depression (53 people, 1.63%)
- Pain (25 people, 0.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ethanol (308 people, 9.47%)
- Ibuprofen (289 people, 8.89%)
- Alprazolam (270 people, 8.30%)
- Aspirin (257 people, 7.90%)
- Diphenhydramine hcl (216 people, 6.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 22-year old man with Amoxicillin. The patient has Blood Urine
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 54-year old man with Inguinal Hernia. The patient has Rectal Bleeding (bleeding from rectum)
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium Chloride, Tylenol, Magnesium Glycinate, Flaxseed Oil, Zyrtec, Flonase, Prilosec, Restasis, Synthroid, Valium for a 59-year old woman with Enzyme Supplementation, Neck Pain, Migraine Without Aura, Dry Eye, Nasal Congestion, Gastric Ph Decreased, Thyroidectomy, Vertigo. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of drug interactions between Paracetamol, Valproate Sodium, Omeprazole, Ferrous Fumarate, Bisoprolol Fumarate, Lithium Carbonate, Aspirin, Clozapine for a 42-year old woman with Headache, Mood Stabilizer, Acid Reflux, Anaemia, Hypertension, Blood Thinner, Schizophrenia. The patient has Aortic Regurgitation, Skitzopheniaauditory Halucinations Of A Comanding Nature
Recent Acetaminophen related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Aleve, Zorvolex, Tylenol for a 67-year old man who has Back Pain
- Comparions of Acephen, Benazepril Hydrochloride, Lisinopril for a 60-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Aspirin, Tylenol, Aleve for a 67-year old woman who has Pain
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Acetaminophen, Metformin, Aspirin for a 69-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Paracetamol for a 41-year old man who has Diarrhoea
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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