Review: could Isoniazid cause Mental disorder?
This is a review of Mental disorder by studying 7,364 people who take Isoniazid. We analyze: the time on Isoniazid when people have Mental disorder, gender and age of these people, the severity of Mental disorder, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Isoniazid. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Isoniazid (latest outcomes from 7,166 users) has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis, pulmonary tuberculosis. Commonly reported side effects of Isoniazid include fever, nausea and vomiting, nausea aggravated, nausea, pneumonia.
Mental disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability) (latest reports from 101,142 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, pain, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 11, 2014: 7,364 people reported to have side effects when taking Isoniazid. Among them, 24 people (0.33%) have Mental Disorder. They amount to 0.02% of all the 101,053 people who have Mental Disorder.
Time on Isoniazid when people have Mental disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mental disorder||14.29%||57.14%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mental disorder when taking Isoniazid * :
|Mental disorder||73.91%||26.09% |
Age of people who have Mental disorder when taking Isoniazid * :
|Mental disorder||0.00%||9.52%||0.00%||0.00%||57.14%||14.29%||19.05%||0.00% |
Severity of Mental disorder when taking Isoniazid ** :
How people recovered from Mental disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (16 people, 66.67%)
- Pulmonary tuberculosis (4 people, 16.67%)
- Tuberculosis (4 people, 16.67%)
- Prophylaxis (4 people, 16.67%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pyrazinamide (17 people, 70.83%)
- Rifampicin (15 people, 62.50%)
- Lamivudine (11 people, 45.83%)
- Zidovudine (10 people, 41.67%)
- Nevirapine (9 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
Misdiagnosed as TB and treated with isoniazid for a month. Now stopped isoniazid. Radiologist diagnosed problem as early small airway obstruction. Now there is feet swelling (it was there before also) and eyes are getting red very often.
From this study (6 months ago):
Also taking atenolol 50 mg daily, tramodol 100 mg daily, paracetamol 2g daily.
From this study (12 months ago):
emelita on Mar, 24, 2011:
Yesterday I ask my pharmacy to print me a copy of all the medicine i have taken and he is kind enough to print me from 2005 to present 2011. I have seen that I have been on lisinopryl since or maybe as early as 2005 to 2009. On 2008 I have been diagnose with Uterus cancer so i have an extensive Hysterectomy. By the way all symptoms that I have at the time I am taking lisinopryl is the pain on my hips which I cannot walk much and sit much and stand much. I have always infections which wont go away. after the hysterectomy, the hips pains go away and the infections go away too. After that I change Doctor and he gave me a different HB pills. Now one week ago I started feeling the pain again after the Doctor change my medication So I started digging on what mediation I am taking that resulted of me having a cancer on the uterus and this lisinopryl is the culprit. lisinopryl. at that time I am also taking Atenolol 100 mg.
amanda biggs on Aug, 31, 2012:
i have breast cancer and i was not feel well so went to doctor and they put me no penicillin vk are they shue it all right to take them
Emm on Apr, 9, 2013:
It is highly unlikely that Lisinopril caused your cancer. You say you also take Atenolol. Both of these medications affect potassium levels in the blood. Altered potassium can cause muscle pain and cramping. The cancer also causes pain. If you are in remission make an appt ASAP. I pray for your recovery. Drink plenty of fluids, eat a mostly raw diet, and do all you can to stay well. Good luck.
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