Review: could Insulin cause Paranoia?
We study 3,409 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Paranoia. Find out below who they are, when they have Paranoia and more.
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Insulin (latest outcomes from 3,629 users) has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes.
Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur) (latest reports from 60,439 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia.
On Sep, 12, 2014: 3,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin. Among them, 4 people (0.12%) have Paranoia.
Time on Insulin when people have Paranoia * :
Gender of people who have Paranoia when taking Insulin * :
Age of people who have Paranoia when taking Insulin * :
Severity of Paranoia when taking Insulin ** :
How people recovered from Paranoia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 50.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Paranoia (2 people, 50.00%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Haldol (3 people, 75.00%)
- Navane (2 people, 50.00%)
- Bisoprolol fumarate (2 people, 50.00%)
- Lipitor (2 people, 50.00%)
- Ativan (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 weeks ago):
Since I have started taking the prescription topamax for my migraines I have had a very difficult time concentrating, and also become extremely paranoid. I have been thinking a friend of mine is a cop trying to catch me in some kind of lie- even though I have nothing to hide. My paranoia is severe. It plays out all throughout the day, in many situations.
From this study (2 months ago):
Every drug I was taking cautioned of causing leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Along with this condition I acquired a raging yeast infection which caused me to need fluconazole to treat this condition and this drug also causes symptoms of leukocytoclastic vasculitis. I got off all meds and was prescribed lantus insulin to try to assist in controlling blood sugar. I am monitoring blood pressure and blood sugar several times a day and watching the leg / ankle malady to see if more pustules and rash persist. I started by on the lisinopril for high blood pressure and the rash heightened and spread. So I have stopped the lisinopril and the rash is subsiding. I won't take any medication until this LV clears up - it is very scary, debilitating and a ground for infection. I think drugs are prescribed as bandaids and I realize I have to check the side effects and interactions of drugs and be so much more proactive than I have been - including the type II diabetes. I will never just take prescribed medicine without researching myself - ever again.
From this study (3 months ago):
Time hallucinations started 3 am; vyvanse taken at 11 am previous day; ambien taken at 11 pm; had 1 uncontrollable muscle movement at 4 am in my neck and jerked head back; felt very anxious and paranoid.
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