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Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Withdrawal syndrome?





Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.

We study 60,012 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Hydrochlorothiazide

Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Hydrochlorothiazide 61,953 users)

Withdrawal syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain.(latest reports from Withdrawal syndrome 9,186 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 59,995 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 109 people (0.18%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Withdrawal syndrome in Hydrochlorothiazide reports

Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Withdrawal syndrome0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :

FemaleMale
Withdrawal syndrome71.74%28.26%

Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.50%22.50%26.25%43.75%

Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (49 people, 44.95%)
  2. Hypertension (44 people, 40.37%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 20.18%)
  4. Anxiety (22 people, 20.18%)
  5. Back pain (19 people, 17.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (41 people, 37.61%)
  2. Xanax (41 people, 37.61%)
  3. Wellbutrin (34 people, 31.19%)
  4. Lexapro (33 people, 30.28%)
  5. Lisinopril (27 people, 24.77%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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