Review: could Cardizem cause Abnormal dreams?
Summary: Abnormal dreams could be caused by Cardizem, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Chantix, and have Smoking cessation therapy.
We study 15,941 people who have side effects while taking Cardizem from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Abnormal dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal dreams and more.
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Cardizem (latest outcomes from 16,396 users) has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Abnormal dreams (latest reports from 120,254 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 15,940 people reported to have side effects when taking Cardizem. Among them, 50 people (0.31%) have Abnormal Dreams. They amount to 0.04% of all the 119,903 people who have Abnormal Dreams on eHealthMe.
Time on Cardizem when people have Abnormal dreams * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abnormal dreams||80.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Cardizem * :
|Abnormal dreams||65.38%||34.62% |
Age of people who have Abnormal dreams when taking Cardizem * :
|Abnormal dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||18.18%||27.27%||54.55% |
Severity of Abnormal dreams when taking Cardizem ** :
How people recovered from Abnormal dreams ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (19 people, 38.00%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 22.00%)
- Pain (4 people, 8.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 8.00%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 6.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (20 people, 40.00%)
- Cardizem cd (12 people, 24.00%)
- Lasix (11 people, 22.00%)
- Plavix (8 people, 16.00%)
- Zocor (8 people, 16.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Cardizem is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (3 years ago):
AL GYAM on Jul, 27, 2011:
I use Spironolactone to treat my high blood pressure and experience abnormal dreams accompanied by screamiong. It has happened 2 times within a month.
AL GYAM on Jul, 27, 2011:
Age: 60 +
I use Spironolactone to treat my high blood pressure and experience abnormal dreams accompanied by screaming. It has happened 2 times within a month.
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