Folic acid and Hallucinations - from FDA reports


Summary

Hallucinations is found among people who take Folic Acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain . We study 103,857 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA. Among them, 314 have Hallucinations. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more.

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Folic Acid

Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Folic acid 105,410 users)

Hallucinations

Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, insomnia (latest reports from 35,349 Hallucinations patients).

On Jan, 25, 2017

103,857 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic Acid.
Among them, 314 people (0.3%) have Hallucinations


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Folic acid cause Hallucinations?

Time on Folic Acid when people have Hallucinations *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 83.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Folic Acid *:

  • female: 56.45 %
  • male: 43.55 %

Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Folic Acid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.73 %
  • 10-19: 1.47 %
  • 20-29: 2.56 %
  • 30-39: 7.69 %
  • 40-49: 15.38 %
  • 50-59: 8.79 %
  • 60+: 63.37 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (46 people, 14.65%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (39 people, 12.42%)
  • High Blood Pressure (37 people, 11.78%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (35 people, 11.15%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (33 people, 10.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (71 people, 22.61%)
  • Lasix (64 people, 20.38%)
  • Prednisone (51 people, 16.24%)
  • Xanax (48 people, 15.29%)
  • Methotrexate (46 people, 14.65%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhea (91 people, 28.98%)
  • Confusional State (85 people, 27.07%)
  • Fatigue (84 people, 26.75%)
  • Dizziness (67 people, 21.34%)
  • Nausea (66 people, 21.02%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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