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Review: could Methadone cause Hiccups?
We study 2,064 people who have side effects while taking Methadone from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Hiccups. Find out below who they are, when they have Hiccups and more.
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Methadone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,819 users) has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Hiccups (an involuntary spasm of the diaphragm and respiratory organs, with a sudden closure of the glottis and a sound like a cough) (latest reports from 16,382 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma, quit smoking.
On Sep, 12, 2014: 2,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride. Among them, 12 people (0.58%) have Hiccups.
Time on Methadone hydrochloride when people have Hiccups * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hiccups when taking Methadone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Hiccups when taking Methadone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hiccups ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (11 people, 91.67%)
- Crohn's disease (6 people, 50.00%)
- Dyspnoea (5 people, 41.67%)
- Nausea (5 people, 41.67%)
- Pancreatic carcinoma metastatic (5 people, 41.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (6 people, 50.00%)
- Ventolin (6 people, 50.00%)
- Oramorph sr (6 people, 50.00%)
- Lansoprazole (6 people, 50.00%)
- Ms contin (6 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
I have been on methadone for 6 1/2 months now and since July 25th I've had rhabdomyolysis twice. One dr thinks it's caused from the methadone and I find it hard to believe. The first time I got it I went to the gym and lifted weights for a long time. The second time I wasn't doing anything but calisthenics. I am getting a muscle biopsy done on Monday to see if they can find something. But if they dont, can it really be from the methadone? I really hope someone who has been through this or maybe a dr can answer. All input is appreciated. Thanks for your help.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Every Saturday, I take my 100 mg dose earlier than usual (typically 2-3 hours earlier) due to working the Farmer's Markets. We may be under a tent, but it doesn't block out all sun while it is coming up to the high noon position. I am out in the sun for around 5 hours. By then, I have sweated out any fluid that I had ingested, and keep ingesting, I cannot move my joints for it feels like I'm bloated and there is no lubrication in the skin, and I cannot stay awake an hour after finishing. When I awake after a nap, everything is blurry, my eye lids and eyes squeak with movement, and my skin cannot feel anything besides pressure. It takes a few days to recover. I typically stay out of the sun the other 6 days of the week as much as possible. I had not had this that bad last summer when my dose was 45 mg.
From this study (1 month ago):
He has severe hiccups with vomiting that will last for weeks at a time & tend to come in cycles lasting 10-12 days continuous & cycle every 2-3 weeks........ He is unable to speak once it starts and even has severe breathing attacks during hiccups. He has been to the ER multiple times, to no avail. He has had CT's, c-scopes & e-scopes. He has excessive GI reflux & takes Nexium daiiy, with no relief. He has also taken muscle relaxers, tranquilizers, anti-nausea meds, etc....NONE of which resolve the issue.
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