Review: could Methadone hydrochloride cause Pancreatitis?
Summary: Pancreatitis is found among people who take Methadone hydrochloride, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Bipolar disorder. We study 2,103 people who have side effects while taking Methadone hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more.
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Methadone hydrochloride has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 2,863 Methadone hydrochloride users)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, diabetes, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 31,822 Pancreatitis patients)
On Apr, 29, 2015: 2,098 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride. Among them, 7 people (0.33%) have Pancreatitis.
Time on Methadone hydrochloride when people have Pancreatitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Methadone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Pancreatitis when taking Methadone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Pancreatitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 42.86%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 14.29%)
- Thrombosis (1 people, 14.29%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 14.29%)
- Depression (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (3 people, 42.86%)
- Topamax (2 people, 28.57%)
- Lexapro (2 people, 28.57%)
- Depakote (2 people, 28.57%)
- Lamictal (2 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (7 months ago):
doc moc on Apr, 25, 2013:
BREAK down FOOL!
Rhs on Oct, 13, 2012:
Get your medical records
and consult w/your doctor
trust1983 on Dec, 3, 2012:
Is it true in the states that a psych doc can up and just leave and refuse to treat you because you tried to kill yourself, especially if you didn't have a contact for life with you r doc?
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