Review: could Norco cause Dementia?
Summary: Dementia is reported only by a few people who take Norco. We study 5,967 people who have side effects while taking Norco from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Norco has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 6,899 Norco users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 12,438 Dementia patients)
On May, 1, 2015: 5,967 people reported to have side effects when taking Norco. Among them, 21 people (0.35%) have Dementia.
Time on Norco when people have Dementia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Norco * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Norco * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Norco ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dementia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (11 people, 52.38%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 19.05%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 19.05%)
- Post herpetic neuralgia (2 people, 9.52%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (11 people, 52.38%)
- Neurontin (10 people, 47.62%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 47.62%)
- Dilaudid (10 people, 47.62%)
- Fosamax (10 people, 47.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My mother injured her back, was placed on Norco and gradually slipped away from us within a week and a half. She was already beginning to shows signs of memory loss over the past few years, but it was not significant. Within that week and a half of starting Norco, she slipped into major dementia, and we haven't seen the mother we used to know since...
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