Related topic: Niacin, Schizophrenia
Review: could Niacin cause Schizophrenia?
Summary: Schizophrenia could be caused by Niacin, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, also take Zinc, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 5,744 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Schizophrenia and more.
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Niacin (latest outcomes from 6,284 users) has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes) (latest reports from 52,884 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia, paranoid type, high blood pressure, insomnia.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 5,735 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 1 people (0.02%) has Schizophrenia. They amount to 0.00% of all the 52,846 people who have Schizophrenia on eHealthMe.
Time on Niacin when people have Schizophrenia * :
Gender of people who have Schizophrenia when taking Niacin * :
Age of people who have Schizophrenia when taking Niacin * :
Severity of Schizophrenia when taking Niacin ** :
How people recovered from Schizophrenia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zinc (1 people, 100.00%)
- Fish oil (1 people, 100.00%)
- Magnesium (1 people, 100.00%)
- Vitamin b-12 (1 people, 100.00%)
- Vitamin b complex cap (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Niacin (niacin) is often used for high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions Niacin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (4 days ago):
have had dry tickle cough for years. Increasing. Have had tests for sinus, throat problems, acid reflux, ulcer, colonoscopy, ultra sound, sleep test, cat scan, nothing wrong with all these has been found. Cough drops stop it for a while.
BoredRN on Apr, 21, 2014:
It could be an allergy related asthma cough. Ask your Dr to try you on a low dose steroid inhaler such as seretide (fluticasone + salmeterol). This will relieve the irritation that is causing the cough and may give long term relief.
Over the counter medications with codeine (ibuprofen + codeine or acetaminophen + codeine)are great at stopping dry coughs but it is only a temporary fix and is useful to get through those times that you can't afford to cough. It works but should not be used all the time as codeine makes you constipated and can be addictive over the long term.
From this study (1 week ago):
Mark B on Apr, 17, 2014:
This study does NOT prove that Aricept causes schizophrenia. There is absolutely no implied relationship. It is irresponsible for this website to publish this kind of trash.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.
help on Apr, 9, 2014:
hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?
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