Review: could Norco cause Depression?
Summary: Depression is found among people who take Norco, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.
We study 5,956 people who have side effects while taking Norco from FDA and social media. Among them, 484 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Norco has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 6,893 Norco users)
Depression has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, acne. (latest reports from 277,750 Depression patients)
On Apr, 13, 2015: 5,956 people reported to have side effects when taking Norco. Among them, 484 people (8.13%) have Depression.
Time on Norco when people have Depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Norco * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Norco * :
Severity of Depression when taking Norco ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Depression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (170 people, 35.12%)
- Depression (61 people, 12.60%)
- Back pain (46 people, 9.50%)
- Osteoporosis (36 people, 7.44%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (36 people, 7.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (146 people, 30.17%)
- Ambien (126 people, 26.03%)
- Vicodin (114 people, 23.55%)
- Soma (98 people, 20.25%)
- Neurontin (98 people, 20.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Sissy (3 years ago):
I am a52yr old female.
I have been off norco for 3 days now and my depression is so bad i cant do anything all i do is cry.it comes over me in waves. does anyone have these problems
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