Review: could Intuniv cause Hallucinations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 623 people who take Intuniv. Among them, 19 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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Intuniv (latest outcomes from 766 users) has active ingredients of guanfacine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Intuniv include fainting, convulsion, fatigue, drowsiness, dizziness.
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) (latest reports from 164,107 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, quit smoking.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 623 people reported to have side effects when taking Intuniv. Among them, 19 people (3.05%) have Hallucinations. They amount to 0.01% of all the 163,397 people who have Hallucinations.
Time on Intuniv when people have Hallucinations * :
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Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Intuniv * :
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Intuniv * :
Severity of Hallucinations when taking Intuniv ** :
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How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (10 people, 52.63%)
- Psychomotor hyperactivity (3 people, 15.79%)
- Impulse-control disorder (3 people, 15.79%)
- Affective disorder (1 people, 5.26%)
- Adhd (1 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Unspecified nebulizer (3 people, 15.79%)
- Abilify (3 people, 15.79%)
- Risperoprol (3 people, 15.79%)
- Concerta (2 people, 10.53%)
- Wellbutrin sr (2 people, 10.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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