Niacin and Psychotic disorder - from FDA reports
Psychotic disorder is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking . We study 6,577 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA. Among them, 16 have Psychotic disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Psychotic disorder and more.
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Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,423 users)
Psychotic disorder has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, psychotic disorder, stress and anxiety, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 30,528 Psychotic disorder patients).
On Feb, 04, 2017
6,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 16 people (0.24%) have Psychotic Disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Niacin when people have Psychotic Disorder *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Psychotic Disorder when taking Niacin *:
- female: 62.5 %
- male: 37.5 %
Age of people who have Psychotic Disorder when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 9.09 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 45.45 %
- 50-59: 18.18 %
- 60+: 27.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (8 people, 50.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (3 people, 18.75%)
- Major Depression (3 people, 18.75%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 18.75%)
- Cognitive Disorder (3 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (7 people, 43.75%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 37.50%)
- Glucotrol Xl (6 people, 37.50%)
- Glucophage (6 people, 37.50%)
- Vitamin E (5 people, 31.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 43.75%)
- Nervous System Disorder (6 people, 37.50%)
- Memory Loss (6 people, 37.50%)
- Drowsiness (6 people, 37.50%)
- Depression (6 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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