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.
Time on Diltiazem hydrochloride when people have Narcotic abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Narcotic abuse||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :
|Narcotic abuse||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride * :
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||11.11%||66.67% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Diltiazem hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Suicide attempt (1 people, 16.67%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
- Poisoning (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zocor (6 people, 100.00%)
- Lasix (6 people, 100.00%)
- Atrovent (6 people, 100.00%)
- Flovent (6 people, 100.00%)
- Oxycontin (6 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Related topic: Diltiazem hydrochloride, Narcotic abuse
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