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Review: could Citalopram hydrobromide cause Hallucinations?

Summary: Hallucinations could be caused by Citalopram hydrobromide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 23,156 people who have side effects while taking Citalopram hydrobromide from FDA and social media. Among them, 270 have Hallucinations. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more.

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Citalopram hydrobromide

Citalopram hydrobromide (latest outcomes from 24,764 users) has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression.

Hallucinations

Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) (latest reports from 165,233 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 22,992 people reported to have side effects when taking Citalopram hydrobromide. Among them, 267 people (1.16%) have Hallucinations. They amount to 0.16% of all the 167,306 people who have Hallucinations on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hallucinations in Citalopram hydrobromide reports

Time on Citalopram hydrobromide when people have Hallucinations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hallucinations44.07%40.68%8.47%1.69%3.39%1.69%0.00%

Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Citalopram hydrobromide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hallucinations0.00%0.00%2.75%9.80%12.16%16.47%11.37%47.45%

Severity of Hallucinations when taking Citalopram hydrobromide ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hallucinations0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (82 people, 30.71%)
  2. Pain (24 people, 8.99%)
  3. Anxiety (13 people, 4.87%)
  4. Hypertension (12 people, 4.49%)
  5. Schizophrenia (11 people, 4.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (28 people, 10.49%)
  2. Mirtazapine (27 people, 10.11%)
  3. Omeprazole (26 people, 9.74%)
  4. Diazepam (26 people, 9.74%)
  5. Simvastatin (24 people, 8.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Had restless legs at bedtime only which comes and goes for some time. Recently feet only are jerky. Legs also feel hot.

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  • Tactile hallucinations of unseen animal (?) biting at my feet in bed.

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