Review: could Ibuprofen cause Hallucinations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 54,269 people who take Ibuprofen. Among them, 351 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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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,385 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Ibuprofen include pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety.
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) (latest reports from 162,953 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, quit smoking.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 54,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 282 people (0.52%) have Hallucinations.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Hallucinations * :
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Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Ibuprofen * :
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Ibuprofen * :
Severity of Hallucinations when taking Ibuprofen ** :
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How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (58 people, 20.57%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (42 people, 14.89%)
- Nasopharyngitis (32 people, 11.35%)
- Depression (26 people, 9.22%)
- Anxiety (25 people, 8.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (63 people, 22.34%)
- Aspirin (53 people, 18.79%)
- Acetaminophen (46 people, 16.31%)
- Zoloft (45 people, 15.96%)
- Neurontin (43 people, 15.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was admitted to hospital for four days due to the adverse effects from these medications. On the last day, I begged them to let me out even though I was not better, so I could be with my family. I have to walk with a cane to help stabilize me, because I have fallen several times. I still have hallucinations where I see stuff on the walls and floors that are not there. I also suffered double and trouble focusing my eyes, this has for the most part disappeared.
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