Review: could Fentanyl cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?
Summary: Hallucination is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Fentanyl citrate, and have Pain.
We study 14,064 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 129 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Fentanyl has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Fentanyl 14,395 users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.(latest reports from Hallucination 30,019 patients)
On Nov, 28, 2014: 14,064 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 129 people (0.92%) have Hallucination.
Time on Fentanyl when people have Hallucination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Fentanyl * :
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Fentanyl * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Fentanyl ** :
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (43 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (31 people, 24.03%)
- Breakthrough pain (17 people, 13.18%)
- Carcinoid tumour (14 people, 10.85%)
- Cancer pain (9 people, 6.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fentanyl citrate (88 people, 68.22%)
- Acetaminophen (37 people, 28.68%)
- Aspirin (36 people, 27.91%)
- Lyrica (35 people, 27.13%)
- Nexium (34 people, 26.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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