Review: could Diclofenac cause Narcotic abuse?
We study 14,184 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.
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Diclofenac sodium (latest outcomes from 14,952 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis.
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) (latest reports from 45,530 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 14,184 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 14 people (0.10%) have Narcotic Abuse. They amount to 0.03% of all the 45,530 people who have Narcotic Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Diclofenac sodium when people have Narcotic abuse * :
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Narcotic abuse||92.31%||7.69% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||8.33%||25.00%||33.33% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Diclofenac sodium ** :
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Herpes zoster (2 people, 14.29%)
- Migraine prophylaxis (2 people, 14.29%)
- Eye pain (2 people, 14.29%)
- Headache (2 people, 14.29%)
- Corneal epithelium defect (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Escitalopram (2 people, 14.29%)
- Amitriptyline hcl (2 people, 14.29%)
- Zolmitriptan (2 people, 14.29%)
- Pregabaline (2 people, 14.29%)
- Valacyclovir hcl (2 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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