Acetaminophen and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Pain . We study 74,600 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA. Among them, 102 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Acetaminophen has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Acetaminophen 76,283 users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, back pain, muscle spasticity (latest reports from 13,481 Withdrawal syndrome patients).
On Feb, 04, 2017
74,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 102 people (0.14%) have Withdrawal Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Withdrawal Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 71.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 28.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Acetaminophen *:
- female: 54.84 %
- male: 45.16 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Acetaminophen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 10.13 %
- 20-29: 5.06 %
- 30-39: 12.66 %
- 40-49: 26.58 %
- 50-59: 6.33 %
- 60+: 39.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (23 people, 22.55%)
- Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 9.80%)
- Depression (7 people, 6.86%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 5.88%)
- Arthritis (6 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (18 people, 17.65%)
- Lyrica (15 people, 14.71%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 13.73%)
- Omeprazole (12 people, 11.76%)
- Diazepam (10 people, 9.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (21 people, 20.59%)
- Overdose (19 people, 18.63%)
- Aggression (17 people, 16.67%)
- Confusional State (16 people, 15.69%)
- Agitation (15 people, 14.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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