Diclofenac sodium and Narcotic abuse - from FDA reports
Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Diclofenac Sodium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dihydroergotamine Mesylate, and have Eye pain . We study 15,349 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac sodium from FDA. Among them, 19 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.
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Diclofenac sodium has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Diclofenac sodium 16,575 users)
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, drug dependence, pain, depression (latest reports from 32,289 Narcotic abuse patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
15,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac Sodium.
Among them, 19 people (0.12%) have Narcotic Abuse
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Diclofenac Sodium when people have Narcotic Abuse *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Diclofenac Sodium *:
- female: 94.12 %
- male: 5.88 %
Age of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Diclofenac Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 12.5 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 6.25 %
- 50-59: 37.5 %
- 60+: 31.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (2 people, 10.53%)
- Herpes Zoster (2 people, 10.53%)
- Headache (2 people, 10.53%)
- Eye Pain (2 people, 10.53%)
- Back Pain (1 person, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zolmitriptan (2 people, 10.53%)
- Topiramate (2 people, 10.53%)
- Mirtazapine (2 people, 10.53%)
- Escitalopram (2 people, 10.53%)
- Dihydroergotamine Mesylate (2 people, 10.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (19 people, 100.00%)
- Suicide Attempt (5 people, 26.32%)
- Overdose (3 people, 15.79%)
- Migraine (3 people, 15.79%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (3 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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