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Review: could Botox cause Nightmares?
Summary: Nightmares is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Migraine.
We study 12,792 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 12,976 users) has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin.
Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 14,120 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 12,791 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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(Asked by a 33 year old woman who has Perioral Dermatitis, and takes Botox)
Approx. 1 year ago perioral dermatitis on my face occured.
My skin was always very nice and quite resistant.
Never suffered from eczema, acne or anything like that.
When I tried to figure out the reason, the only thing, which comes on my mind is, I had had botox injections about month before my d ...
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(Asked by a 60 year old man who has Had Botox Injections For Migraine Relief, Now My Throat Is Closing Up While Sleeping, and takes Botox)
I had botox injections for non-stop migraines on Sept, 3rd. Last night(3 weeks later) my throat closed off completely while sleeping at least 3 times. This is the first round of botox, but my face swelled and I had itching sensations inside my nose and chest happened approx. 2 hours after the inject ...
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(Asked by a 57 year old woman who has Heart Flutters, and takes Botox Cosmetic)
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(Asked by a 73 year old man who has Bad Dreams, and takes Flecainide Acetate)
I have been taking Flecainide for A.Fib and flutter for a year and a half and it is working extremely well in controlling those problems. However, I seem to have more bad dreams than before I started taking Flecainide. I am wondering if others have experienced the same problem. I also take metrp ...
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(Asked by a 67 year old woman who has Blepharospasm, Trigeminal Neuralgia, and takes Botox, Tegretol)
After Gamma Knife surgery for Trigeminal Neurology(a nerve problem) I later(4 years) was diagnosed with Blepharospasm/Meige Syndrome. Botox injections have been less than effective. Then I recently had Trigeminal Cyber Knife surgery on the other side of my face and still have nerve sensations on t ...
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