Review: could Niacin cause Psychotic disorder?
Summary: Psychotic disorder is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking.
We study 5,771 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 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 6,318 Niacin users)
Psychotic disorder has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, quit smoking, pain, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 25,029 Psychotic disorder patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 5,770 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 15 people (0.26%) have Psychotic Disorder.
Time on Niacin when people have Psychotic disorder * :
Gender of people who have Psychotic disorder when taking Niacin * :
|Psychotic disorder||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Psychotic disorder when taking Niacin * :
|Psychotic disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||20.00%||30.00% |
Severity of Psychotic disorder when taking Niacin ** :
How people recovered from Psychotic disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Tobacco abuse (6 people, 40.00%)
- Major depression (3 people, 20.00%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 20.00%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 20.00%)
- Cognitive disorder (3 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (7 people, 46.67%)
- Glucotrol xl (6 people, 40.00%)
- Vitamin e (6 people, 40.00%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 40.00%)
- Glucophage (6 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Niacin, Atorvastatin Calcium, Losartan, Warfarin Sodium for a 81-year old man with Avascular Necrosis, Blood Erythropoietin Decreased, Blood Pressure Increased, Blood Clot - Lung. The patient has Rash On Chest And Back
- A study of side effects of Vitamin B3 for a 35-year old man with Ringworm. The patient has Bisters, Fissures, And Hardened Skin On My Fingers. Ringworm On My Upper Arms And Legs.
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Lexapro, Lamictal, Prilosec, Simvastatin, Niaspan, Levoxyl, Actos, Januvia, Metformin Hydrochloride for a 64-year old man with Abdominal Pain Lower, Anxiety Disorder, Mood Disorder, Gerd, Hypercholesterolemia, High Trigylycerides, Hypothyroidism - Primary, Diabetes Mellitus Non Insulin-dependent, Diabetes. The patient has Low Platelet Count
- A study of side effects of Niaspan for a 54-year old woman with Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Rheumatoid Arthritis
- A study of drug interactions between Niacin, Ibuprofen for a 48-year old man with Familial Hypertriglyceridaemia, Pain - Back. The patient has Back Injury
Recent Niacin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Sodium Bicarbonate, Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Niacin, Metformin, Lidoderm for a 64-year old man who has Medical
- Comparions of Losartan Potassium, Pravastatin Sodium, Testosterone, Niacin, Metoprolol Succinate for a 77-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Niacin, Aggrenox for a 59-year old woman who has Stroke
- Comparions of Niacin, Invega Sustenna for a 40-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Vitamin B7, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B1 for a 79-year old man who has Acute Brain Syndrome, Acute Confusional State, Delirium
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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