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Review: could Botox cause Nightmares?
We study 12,789 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Nightmares. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmares and more.
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Botox (latest outcomes from 12,972 users) has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin.
Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 86,326 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 12,785 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox. Among them, 16 people (0.13%) have Nightmares.
Time on Botox when people have Nightmares * :
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Gender of people who have Nightmares when taking Botox * :
Age of people who have Nightmares when taking Botox * :
Severity of Nightmares when taking Botox ** :
How people recovered from Nightmares ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Migraine (5 people, 31.25%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 25.00%)
- Skin wrinkling (4 people, 25.00%)
- Blepharospasm (4 people, 25.00%)
- Headache (3 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (6 people, 37.50%)
- Cymbalta (5 people, 31.25%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 31.25%)
- Simvastatin (5 people, 31.25%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 31.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Dream Warrior on Sep, 2, 2014:
Naproxen has definitely been giving me bad dreams since beginning my prescription 4 or 5 days ago. Every single night has been filled with dreams of negativity including death, rape, chaos and haunted occurrences. They seem to be vivid as any other dream in the past, but they are all very negative as a whole.
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Salenia on Aug, 6, 2014:
Horrible nightmares everytime I take this drug! But it's the only thing that helps with my knee!
Theodore on Aug, 27, 2011:
naproxen sodium and benadryl gave me a vivid nightmare and I found this site as a result of googling this result.
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