Lexapro and Hallucination - from FDA reports
Hallucination is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 503 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,144 users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, insomnia (latest reports from 35,349 Hallucination patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 503 people (1.06%) have Hallucination
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Hallucination *:
- < 1 month: 21.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.21 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.88 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 39.81 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 70.54 %
- male: 29.46 %
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.12 %
- 10-19: 6.16 %
- 20-29: 2.24 %
- 30-39: 11.48 %
- 40-49: 17.93 %
- 50-59: 24.65 %
- 60+: 36.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (172 people, 34.19%)
- Stress And Anxiety (59 people, 11.73%)
- Pain (52 people, 10.34%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (30 people, 5.96%)
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 5.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (99 people, 19.68%)
- Wellbutrin (91 people, 18.09%)
- Xanax (86 people, 17.10%)
- Cymbalta (74 people, 14.71%)
- Synthroid (65 people, 12.92%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (123 people, 24.45%)
- Insomnia (122 people, 24.25%)
- Depression (109 people, 21.67%)
- Suicidal Ideation (102 people, 20.28%)
- Confusional State (102 people, 20.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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