Review: could Clarithromycin cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?
Summary: Hallucination is found among people who take Clarithromycin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Relenza, and have The flu.
We study 12,674 people who have side effects while taking Clarithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 133 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Clarithromycin has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (view latest outcomes from 13,225 users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.(latest reports from Hallucination 30,019 patients)
On Dec, 12, 2014: 12,674 people reported to have side effects when taking Clarithromycin. Among them, 133 people (1.05%) have Hallucination.
Time on Clarithromycin when people have Hallucination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Clarithromycin * :
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Clarithromycin * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Clarithromycin ** :
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Influenza (18 people, 13.53%)
- Rhinitis allergic (11 people, 8.27%)
- Sinusitis (11 people, 8.27%)
- Lower respiratory tract infection (8 people, 6.02%)
- Infection (8 people, 6.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Relenza (17 people, 12.78%)
- Tamiflu (14 people, 10.53%)
- Amoxicillin (12 people, 9.02%)
- Zyrtec (11 people, 8.27%)
- Omeprazole (11 people, 8.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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