Review: could Geodon cause Hallucinations?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,435 people who take Geodon. Among them, 239 have Hallucinations. See who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Geodon (latest outcomes from 14,687 users) has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Geodon include diabetes, type 2 diabetes, weight increased, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) (latest reports from 163,223 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, quit smoking.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 14,030 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon. Among them, 239 people (1.70%) have Hallucinations.
Time on Geodon when people have Hallucinations * :
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Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Geodon * :
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Geodon * :
Severity of Hallucinations when taking Geodon ** :
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How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (82 people, 34.31%)
- Depression (75 people, 31.38%)
- Schizophrenia (41 people, 17.15%)
- Anxiety (36 people, 15.06%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (31 people, 12.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (53 people, 22.18%)
- Zoloft (45 people, 18.83%)
- Seroquel (43 people, 17.99%)
- Lamictal (42 people, 17.57%)
- Chantix (34 people, 14.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Sees and hears people on the walls, talks to these people on the wall and needs their approval to do things.Sits almost 24hrs a day , does not conversate with family members, has no interest In doing anything.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I really wish I had some glow sticks, a smoke machine, and a strobe light.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Started having visual hallucinations w/in last month, along with very frequent diarhea, and currently blood in urine (started taking ciprofloxacin for infection/blood).
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