Schizophrenia is reported only by a few people who take Niacin. We study 6,827 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Schizophrenia. 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 Niacin 7,414 users)
Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia, paranoid type, high blood pressure (latest reports from 59,494 Schizophrenia patients).
On Sep, 29, 2016
6,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Schizophrenia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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my daughter has schizophrenia, diagnosed three years ago. Todate she has tried Risperidol, Geodone, Abilify. Cloxapine is the last trick in the book. I'm very concerned. She has been on 25 g=mg for a week. Last night I increased her dose to 50=mg. She sleeps for about two hours in the afternoon. In the morning she takes a walk, and is working with a trainer. Today is her first day back with the trainer, not sure how this will go until she gets home. At times I want to stop all meds and do the natural approach to this disease. My fear is that she will take off during a physicotic episode and be hurt, she is only 29. Three years ago she had a year and half of working and living a normal life, some hallucinations but not debilitating. Stress of her car breaking down and work stress started a down hill spirial. At times I think the medication has made her worse. Any thoughts on Clozapine/Clozaril.
Please I need info. desperately. I have been diagnosed with schizophrenia is since 2010. I have been on and off on olanzapine. I don't know why Im experiencing difficulty breathing. I'm 34 and doctor said its uncommon for someone my age to have such complaints. I'm scared please I need useful ...
Mother had a nervous breakdown according to doctors in 2004. Has been taking medications since then. I feel as if the doctor she is going to is just prescribing medications without the Hippocratic oath ( doctor visits are less then 10 minutes long). In this she does not feel well with her body ...
Been On Niacin Er 1000mg & Crestor 40 Together & now i am having Constipation & Flank & Low Abdomen Pain,sweating,Dizziness & Fatique.I Am 56 yrs Old & Cant fiqiure Out Why Dr Would Combine These 1 drugs.Jeeze Lots Of Side Effect Too
Hi -- I have been on Niacin 1000 mg/day for just over two years for arterial plaque reduction / cholesterol management. A few months after starting the Niacin, I developed peripheral neuropathy in my feet that has slowly but steadily progressed and is very mildly affecting my hands, too. I have ...
my daughter has schizophrenia, diagnosed three years ago. Todate she has tried Risperidol, Geodone, Abilify. Cloxapine is the last trick in the book. I'm very concerned. She has been on 25 g=mg for a week. Last night I increased her dose to 50=mg. She sleeps for about two hours in the ...
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