Review: could Imodium cause Narcotic abuse?
We study 9,691 people who have side effects while taking Imodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.
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Imodium (latest outcomes from 10,169 users) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) (latest reports from 45,530 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 18, 2014: 9,690 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium. Among them, 16 people (0.17%) have Narcotic Abuse. They amount to 0.04% of all the 45,530 people who have Narcotic Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Imodium when people have Narcotic abuse * :
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Imodium * :
|Narcotic abuse||90.91%||9.09% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Imodium * :
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||30.77%||15.38%||0.00%||46.15% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Imodium ** :
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diarrhoea (6 people, 37.50%)
- Pain (2 people, 12.50%)
- Atrial fibrillation (1 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Imodium a-d (11 people, 68.75%)
- Compazine (4 people, 25.00%)
- Norco (3 people, 18.75%)
- Furosemide (3 people, 18.75%)
- Digoxin (2 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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