Benzonatate and Drug abuse - from FDA reports


Drug abuse is found among people who take Benzonatate, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old also take medication Cannabis, and have Diarrhea. This review analyzes which people have Drug abuse with Benzonatate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,194 people who have side effects when taking Benzonatate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 28, 2017

4,194 people reported to have side effects when taking Benzonatate.
Among them, 11 people (0.26%) have Drug abuse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Benzonatate cause Drug abuse?

Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Benzonatate *:

  • female: 54.55 %
  • male: 45.45 %

Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Benzonatate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 72.73 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 27.27 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Diarrhea (1 person, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fluoxetine (5 people, 45.45%)
  • Cannabis (5 people, 45.45%)
  • Imodium (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Prempro (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Nexium (2 people, 18.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (9 people, 81.82%)
  • Urinary Retention (6 people, 54.55%)
  • Neuralgia (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis (2 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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