Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Withdrawal syndrome could be caused by Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 59,875 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.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 59,875 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 109 people (0.18%) have Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.20% of all the 55,254 people who have Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00 |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||71.74%||28.26% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.50%||22.50%||26.25%||43.75% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (49 people, 44.95%)
- Hypertension (44 people, 40.37%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 20.18%)
- Diabetes mellitus (22 people, 20.18%)
- Bone pain (19 people, 17.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (41 people, 37.61%)
- Xanax (41 people, 37.61%)
- Wellbutrin (34 people, 31.19%)
- Lexapro (33 people, 30.28%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 24.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Related topic: Hydrochlorothiazide, Withdrawal syndrome
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