Amitriptyline hydrochloride and Dementia - from FDA reports
Dementia is found among people who take Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 5,616 people who have side effects while taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 10 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Amitriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Amitriptyline hydrochloride 8,443 users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 18,317 Dementia patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
5,616 people reported to have side effects when taking Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.
Among them, 10 people (0.18%) have Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amitriptyline Hydrochloride when people have Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Amitriptyline Hydrochloride *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Amitriptyline Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 40.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 40.00%)
- Hormone Replacement Therapy (3 people, 30.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 30.00%)
- Pain (2 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fosamax (6 people, 60.00%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 50.00%)
- Vicodin (2 people, 20.00%)
- Klonopin (2 people, 20.00%)
- Aredia (2 people, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Constipation (6 people, 60.00%)
- Confusional State (6 people, 60.00%)
- Bone Disorder (6 people, 60.00%)
- Hip Fracture (5 people, 50.00%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (5 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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