Review: could Intuniv cause Tic?
This is a review of Tic by studying 623 people who take Intuniv. We analyze: the time on Intuniv when people have Tic, gender and age of these people, the severity of Tic, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Intuniv. The review is created by eHealthMe 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.
Tic (a sudden, repetitive, nonrhythmic motor movement or vocalization involving discrete muscle groups) (latest reports from 10,734 patients) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, gilles de la tourette syndrome.
On Feb, 16, 2014: 580 people reported to have side effects when taking Intuniv. Among them, 8 people (1.38%) have Tic.
Time on Intuniv when people have Tic * :
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Gender of people who have Tic when taking Intuniv * :
Age of people who have Tic when taking Intuniv * :
Severity of Tic when taking Intuniv ** :
How people recovered from Tic ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (6 people, 75.00%)
- Affective disorder (2 people, 25.00%)
- Asperger's disorder (2 people, 25.00%)
- Tic (2 people, 25.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Daytrana (3 people, 37.50%)
- Focalin (2 people, 25.00%)
- Abilify (2 people, 25.00%)
- Nuvigil (1 people, 12.50%)
- Lamotrigine (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 days ago):
Moved in USA last Oct 2013 from Japan. Started wheezing after active movement. Starts Flovent and Zyrtec everyday since then. ( not in Japan at all) Feb 2nd, starts tic- humming. Feb 27, starts another tic- sniffing. Ear pain stopped now. ( just for couple of days after stopped Flovent )
Asked Dr. Side effect of Flovent, and to stop taking Flovent for Three weeks.
1) Flovent cause tic?
2) while stopping Flovent, if start wheezing what should I do?
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