Review: could Gleevec cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?
Summary: Hallucination is found among people who take Gleevec, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Amlodipine, and have High blood pressure.
We study 20,259 people who have side effects while taking Gleevec from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Gleevec has active ingredients of imatinib mesylate. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). (latest outcomes from 20,444 Gleevec users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, quit smoking, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 30,204 Hallucination patients)
On Apr, 28, 2015: 20,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec. Among them, 38 people (0.19%) have Hallucination.
Time on Gleevec 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 Gleevec * :
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Gleevec * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Gleevec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (16 people, 42.11%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (14 people, 36.84%)
- Insomnia (12 people, 31.58%)
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (8 people, 21.05%)
- Desmoid tumour (4 people, 10.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine (16 people, 42.11%)
- Chlorthalidone (16 people, 42.11%)
- Enalapril maleate (15 people, 39.47%)
- Hygroton (10 people, 26.32%)
- Lexotan (10 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of 5-L-Hydroxytryptophan for a 18-year old girl with Depression. The patient has Hallucination
- A study of drug interactions between Zanaflex, Klonopin, Vicodin, Fentanyl-50, Sinemet Cr, Seroquel, Depakote Er for a 58-year old woman with Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Chronic Pain, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Parkinson's Disease, Psychosis. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Sweating Fever, Congestive Heart Failure, Hallucinations
- A study of side effects of Percocet for a 35-year old woman with Kidney Stones. The patient has Hallucination
- A study of side effects of Neurontin for a 53-year old woman with Neuropathy. The patient has Hallucination
- A study of drug interactions between Klonopin, Abilify, Viibryd for a 33-year old woman with Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Psychosis, Major Depressive Disorder. The patient has Sensory Hallucinations
Recent Gleevec related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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