Review: could Bentyl cause Anxiety?
Summary: Anxiety could be caused by Bentyl, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Pain.
We study 3,277 people who have side effects while taking Bentyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 287 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Bentyl (latest outcomes from 3,639 users) has active ingredients of dicyclomine hydrochloride. It is often used in irritable bowel syndrome.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,273,020 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 3,277 people reported to have side effects when taking Bentyl. Among them, 312 people (9.52%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,275,324 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Bentyl when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Bentyl * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Bentyl * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Bentyl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (64 people, 20.51%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (36 people, 11.54%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (34 people, 10.90%)
- Asthma (33 people, 10.58%)
- Depression (31 people, 9.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (102 people, 32.69%)
- Prilosec (86 people, 27.56%)
- Xanax (78 people, 25.00%)
- Ambien (77 people, 24.68%)
- Protonix (61 people, 19.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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