Could Baclofen cause Acute psychosis - from FDA reports
Acute psychosis is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Lithium Carbonate, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 26,472 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA. Among them, 27 have Acute psychosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Acute psychosis and more.
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Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 44,058 users)
Acute psychosis (period of mentally unstable behaviour) has been reported by people with depression, schizophrenia, pain, psychotic disorder, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 1,984 Acute psychosis patients).
On Nov, 27, 2016
26,472 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 27 people (0.1%) have Acute Psychosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Baclofen when people have Acute Psychosis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 100 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Acute Psychosis when taking Baclofen *:
- female: 85.19 %
- male: 14.81 %
Age of people who have Acute Psychosis when taking Baclofen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4 %
- 30-39: 16 %
- 40-49: 36 %
- 50-59: 40 %
- 60+: 4 %
Severity of Acute Psychosis **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 100 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (7 people, 25.93%)
- Mefenamic Acid (7 people, 25.93%)
- Lithium Carbonate (7 people, 25.93%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (6 people, 22.22%)
- Rebif (4 people, 14.81%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Baclofen, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Multiple Sclerosis (6 people, 22.22%)
- Tremor (4 people, 14.81%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 11.11%)
- Depression (3 people, 11.11%)
- Muscle Spasticity (2 people, 7.41%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Urine Osmolarity Increased (7 people, 25.93%)
- Rhabdomyolysis (7 people, 25.93%)
- Malaise (7 people, 25.93%)
- Encephalitis (7 people, 25.93%)
- Convulsion (7 people, 25.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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