Related topic: Norco, Short-term memory loss
Review: could Norco cause Short-term memory loss?
Summary: Short-term memory loss could be caused by Norco, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Neurontin, and have Pain.
We study 5,814 people who have side effects while taking Norco from FDA and social media. Among them, 259 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Norco (latest outcomes from 6,723 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss (latest reports from 461,378 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 5,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Norco. Among them, 259 people (4.45%) have Short-term Memory Loss. They amount to 0.06% of all the 460,849 people who have Short-term Memory Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Norco when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||5.00%||25.00%||10.00%||10.00%||30.00%||10.00%||10.00% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Norco * :
|Short-term memory loss||60.21%||39.79% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Norco * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.51%||7.46%||37.28%||15.35%||36.40% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Norco ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||58.82%||35.29%||5.88% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||14.29%||0.00%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (87 people, 33.59%)
- Hepatitis c (27 people, 10.42%)
- Depression (21 people, 8.11%)
- Fibromyalgia (17 people, 6.56%)
- Osteoporosis (15 people, 5.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (60 people, 23.17%)
- Oxycontin (54 people, 20.85%)
- Ambien (53 people, 20.46%)
- Aspirin (49 people, 18.92%)
- Vicodin (48 people, 18.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Norco (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Norco 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 (2 months ago):
I am on Remicade once a month since July 22nd of 2013. Had a great response until I hurt my low back again. Then the back pain just worked it's way right up my spine to the neck. I have had neck fusion one level...several bad discs. A knee replacement, a shoulder reconstruction etc. The numbness and tingling in my left hand and buzzing in my left ear are driving me nuts. A recent hearing exam showed I had nerve problems there as well. Don't know what to think. Had a brain MRI it showed normal. Now thinking a spinal tap in order?
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Can you please give me information as to whether taking these medicines can cause these symptoms. Thanks.
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