Diclofenac sodium and Narcotic abuse - from FDA reports
Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Diclofenac sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dihydroergotamine Mesylate, and have Back pain. This review analyzes which people have Narcotic abuse with Diclofenac sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,360 people who have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
16,360 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium.
Among them, 22 people (0.13%) 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: 94.74 %
- male: 5.26 %
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: 11.11 %
- 30-39: 11.11 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 38.89 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Back Pain (3 people, 13.64%)
- Migraine (2 people, 9.09%)
- Herpes Zoster (2 people, 9.09%)
- Headache (2 people, 9.09%)
- Eye Pain (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zolmitriptan (2 people, 9.09%)
- Topiramate (2 people, 9.09%)
- Mirtazapine (2 people, 9.09%)
- Escitalopram (2 people, 9.09%)
- Dihydroergotamine Mesylate (2 people, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (22 people, 100.00%)
- Suicide Attempt (5 people, 22.73%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (5 people, 22.73%)
- Overdose (4 people, 18.18%)
- Migraine (3 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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