Review: could Haldol cause Dysphagia (Swallowing difficulty)?
Summary: Dysphagia is found among people who take Haldol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 9,421 people who have side effects while taking Haldol from FDA and social media. Among them, 235 have Dysphagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dysphagia and more.
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Haldol has active ingredients of haloperidol. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from 9,645 Haldol users)
Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 36,358 Dysphagia patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 9,421 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol. Among them, 235 people (2.49%) have Dysphagia.
Time on Haldol when people have Dysphagia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Haldol * :
Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Haldol * :
Severity of Dysphagia when taking Haldol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dysphagia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (33 people, 14.04%)
- Depression (24 people, 10.21%)
- Agitation (17 people, 7.23%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 5.53%)
- Psychotic disorder (10 people, 4.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (57 people, 24.26%)
- Aspirin (57 people, 24.26%)
- Zoloft (55 people, 23.40%)
- Aredia (52 people, 22.13%)
- Zyprexa (50 people, 21.28%)
* 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 Vyvanse for a 11-year old boy with ADHD. The patient has Swallowing Difficulty
- A study of side effects of Haloperidol for a 35-year old man with Schizophrenia. The patient has Restless Legs Syndrome
- A study of drug interactions between Penicillin, Clonazepam, Alesse, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 26-year old woman with Pericoronitis, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Birth Control, Major Depression. The patient has Swollen Lymph Nodes, Fever, Swallowing Difficulty, Pericoronitis, Swelling Face
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Lamictal, Abilify for a 56-year old woman with Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Belching, Swallowing Difficulty, Heartburn
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Haldol for a 56-year old man with Depression, Schizophrenia. The patient has Weak Dizzy Pale
Recent Haldol related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Flecainide Acetate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Hydrocodone Compound, Haloperidol, Ativan for a 94-year old woman who has Dementia
- Comparions of Haldol, Invega Sustenna for a 33-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Strattera, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Haldol, Invega Sustenna, Lithium Carbonate for a 20-year old man who has Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Haldol, Celexa, Seroquel Xr, Saphris for a 36-year old man who has Bipolar I Disorder
- Comparions of Sensipar, Phoslo, Haldol for a 61-year old woman who has Schizoaffective Disorder
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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