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Review: could Diltiazem cause Narcotic abuse?

Summary: Narcotic abuse could be caused by Diltiazem, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zocor, and have Suicide attempt.

We study 6,009 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 5,974 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride. Among them, 6 people (0.10%) have Narcotic Abuse. They amount to 0.01% of all the 45,233 people who have Narcotic Abuse on eHealthMe.

Trend of Narcotic abuse in Diltiazem hydrochloride reports

Time on Diltiazem hydrochloride when people have Narcotic abuse * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Narcotic abuse100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Narcotic abuse77.78%22.22%

Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Narcotic abuse0.00%0.00%11.11%0.00%11.11%0.00%11.11%66.67%

Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Suicide attempt (1 people, 16.67%)
  2. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Poisoning (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zocor (6 people, 100.00%)
  2. Lasix (6 people, 100.00%)
  3. Atrovent (6 people, 100.00%)
  4. Flovent (6 people, 100.00%)
  5. Oxycontin (6 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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