eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Review: could Clonidine cause Completed suicide?

Summary: Completed suicide could be caused by Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Promethazine, and have Smoking cessation therapy.

We study 9,169 people who have side effects while taking Clonidine from FDA and social media. Among them, 214 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 9,169 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine. Among them, 214 people (2.33%) have Completed Suicide. They amount to 0.19% of all the 110,099 people who have Completed Suicide on eHealthMe.

Trend of Completed suicide in Clonidine reports

Time on Clonidine when people have Completed suicide * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Completed suicide27.27%36.36%18.18%0.00%9.09%9.09%0.00%

Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Clonidine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Completed suicide0.00%0.00%1.93%0.48%8.21%37.68%27.54%24.15%

Severity of Completed suicide when taking Clonidine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Completed suicide ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Smoking cessation therapy (5 people, 2.34%)
  2. Pain (4 people, 1.87%)
  3. Depression (4 people, 1.87%)
  4. Trigeminal neuralgia (3 people, 1.40%)
  5. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (3 people, 1.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Promethazine (44 people, 20.56%)
  2. Clonazepam (34 people, 15.89%)
  3. Alprazolam (31 people, 14.49%)
  4. Amlodipine (30 people, 14.02%)
  5. Acetaminophen and hydrocodone bitartrate (23 people, 10.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Related topic: Clonidine, Completed suicide

You can also:


Advertise here

On eHealthMe, Clonidine (clonidine) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Clonidine is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Clonidine used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • My 19 yr old daughter is a Type 1 diabetic since the age of three. She has been having dizzy spells where she says she feels nauseous and like she's going to pass out about once a day around dinner time. Does not correlate with blood sugars but her blood pressure drops to around 94/72 with a heart rate of 122. Could this be related to Prozac that she's been on for years?

    Reply

  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • Left kidney pain for several days with a marked inability to urinate & a significant amount of blood in my urine

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.

    Reply

    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

SHARE THIS:       

Related study

- Clonidine side effects

 

Related symptom

- Completed Suicide

 

 

Recent user comments

- "symptoms seem to have increased since increasing dose ... " (17 minutes ago)

- "Doctor told me i have low white blood count, wanted t ... " (2 hours ago)

- "My brother was prescribed 190 pecocet 15, after first ... " (4 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Acting Out Behaviors
- Adolescent Pregnancy
- Musk Seed
- Asymmetric Septal Hypertrophy
- Acute Infective Polyneuritis

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.