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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 12,791 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 12,975 users) has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin.
Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 86,386 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 * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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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