Review: could Fluconazole cause Depression?
Summary: Depression could be caused by Fluconazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 19,803 people who have side effects while taking Fluconazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 497 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 19,803 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluconazole. Among them, 497 people (2.51%) have Depression. They amount to 0.04% of all the 1,146,434 people who have Depression on eHealthMe.
Time on Fluconazole when people have Depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Depression when taking Fluconazole * :
Severity of Depression when taking Fluconazole ** :
How people recovered from Depression ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (65 people, 13.08%)
- Multiple myeloma (55 people, 11.07%)
- Depression (53 people, 10.66%)
- Metastases to bone (36 people, 7.24%)
- Anxiety (36 people, 7.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (152 people, 30.58%)
- Cephalexin (126 people, 25.35%)
- Dexamethasone (124 people, 24.95%)
- Prednisone (118 people, 23.74%)
- Ambien (114 people, 22.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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