Review: could Loperamide cause Anticholinergic syndrome?
We study 2,110 people who have side effects while taking Loperamide from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Anticholinergic syndrome and more.
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Loperamide hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,301 users) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
Anticholinergic syndrome (absolute or relative reduction in cholinergic activity in the central nervous system) (latest reports from 1,287 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting, anaesthesia, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 2,110 people reported to have side effects when taking Loperamide hydrochloride. Among them, 1 people (0.05%) has Anticholinergic Syndrome. They amount to 0.08% of all the 1,287 people who have Anticholinergic Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Loperamide hydrochloride when people have Anticholinergic syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Anticholinergic syndrome when taking Loperamide hydrochloride * :
|Anticholinergic syndrome||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Anticholinergic syndrome when taking Loperamide hydrochloride * :
|Anticholinergic syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Anticholinergic syndrome when taking Loperamide hydrochloride ** :
How people recovered from Anticholinergic syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastroenteritis (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lomotil (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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