Review: could Baclofen cause Acute psychosis?
Summary: Acute psychosis could be caused by Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Omeprazole, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 20,272 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Acute psychosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Acute psychosis and more.
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On Apr, 8, 2014: 20,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 24 people (0.12%) have Acute Psychosis. They amount to 0.47% of all the 5,104 people who have Acute Psychosis on eHealthMe.
Time on Baclofen when people have Acute psychosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acute psychosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Baclofen * :
|Acute psychosis||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Baclofen * :
|Acute psychosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||13.04%||34.78%||43.48%||4.35% |
Severity of Acute psychosis when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acute psychosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Acute psychosis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acute psychosis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 20.83%)
- Tremor (4 people, 16.67%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 12.50%)
- Depression (2 people, 8.33%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 4.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (7 people, 29.17%)
- Lithium carbonate (7 people, 29.17%)
- Clomipramine hcl (7 people, 29.17%)
- Mefenamic acid (7 people, 29.17%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (6 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 days ago):
moonster on Apr, 11, 2014:
How long were these people in psychosis. My sister who fits a lot of the criteria is currently in psychosis. I am very worried and at a loss of what to do.
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