Imodium and Narcotic abuse - from FDA reports


Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Imodium, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Fluoxetine, and have Euphoric mood. This review analyzes which people have Narcotic abuse with Imodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,757 people who have side effects when taking Imodium from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 26, 2017

18,757 people reported to have side effects when taking Imodium.
Among them, 57 people (0.3%) have Narcotic abuse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Imodium cause Narcotic abuse?

Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Imodium *:

  • female: 57.14 %
  • male: 42.86 %

Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Imodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 16.22 %
  • 20-29: 21.62 %
  • 30-39: 32.43 %
  • 40-49: 5.41 %
  • 50-59: 10.81 %
  • 60+: 13.51 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Euphoric Mood (6 people, 10.53%)
  • Drug Dependence (4 people, 7.02%)
  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (4 people, 7.02%)
  • Pain (3 people, 5.26%)
  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (3 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fluoxetine (5 people, 8.77%)
  • Compazine (4 people, 7.02%)
  • Cannabis (4 people, 7.02%)
  • Sertraline (3 people, 5.26%)
  • Norco (3 people, 5.26%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Abuse And Dependence (56 people, 98.25%)
  • Intentional Overdose (8 people, 14.04%)
  • Arrhythmias (8 people, 14.04%)
  • Accidental Overdose (therapeutic Agent) (7 people, 12.28%)
  • Drug Dependence (6 people, 10.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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