Could Niacin cause Mania - from FDA reports
Mania is reported only by a few people who take Niacin. We study 6,577 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Mania. Find out below who they are, when they have Mania and more.
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Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,420 users)
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, bipolar i disorder (latest reports from 14,555 Mania patients).
On Jan, 18, 2017
6,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 4 people (0.06%) have Mania
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Mania when taking Niacin *:
- female: 0.0 %
- male: 100 %
Age of people who have Mania when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 25 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Cognitive Disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (1 person, 25.00%)
- Autism Spectrum Disorder (1 person, 25.00%)
- Abnormal Behaviour (1 person, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aricept (3 people, 75.00%)
- Propranolol Hydrochloride (2 people, 50.00%)
- Loratadine (2 people, 50.00%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 50.00%)
- Albuterol Sulfate (2 people, 50.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Psychotic Disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Hypomania (2 people, 50.00%)
- Hallucination, Visual (2 people, 50.00%)
- Fainting (2 people, 50.00%)
- Arrhythmias (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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