Review: could Niacin cause Schizophrenia?
Summary: Schizophrenia is reported only by a few people who take Niacin.
We study 5,770 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 has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 6,316 Niacin users)
Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia, paranoid type, insomnia, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 43,440 Schizophrenia patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 5,769 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 1 people (0.02%) has Schizophrenia.
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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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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