Fioricet and Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Fioricet, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Migraine . We study 5,672 people who have side effects while taking Fioricet from FDA. Among them, 339 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Fioricet has active ingredients of acetaminophen; butalbital; caffeine. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Fioricet 6,408 users)
Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 365,256 Depression patients).
On Feb, 20, 2017
5,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Fioricet.
Among them, 339 people (5.98%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fioricet when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 37.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
- 10+ years: 18.75 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Fioricet *:
- female: 78.21 %
- male: 21.79 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Fioricet *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.8 %
- 20-29: 10.84 %
- 30-39: 14.86 %
- 40-49: 28.51 %
- 50-59: 28.92 %
- 60+: 16.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (66 people, 19.47%)
- Headache (62 people, 18.29%)
- Pain (53 people, 15.63%)
- Stress And Anxiety (45 people, 13.27%)
- High Blood Pressure (36 people, 10.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (62 people, 18.29%)
- Neurontin (56 people, 16.52%)
- Zoloft (55 people, 16.22%)
- Percocet (51 people, 15.04%)
- Nexium (51 people, 15.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (147 people, 43.36%)
- Pain (103 people, 30.38%)
- Headache (90 people, 26.55%)
- Insomnia (84 people, 24.78%)
- Fatigue (80 people, 23.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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