Review: could Nortriptyline cause Confusion?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 844 people who take Nortriptyline. Among them, 14 have Confusion. See who they are, when they have Confusion and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nortriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,434 users) has active ingredients of nortriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine, depression. Commonly reported side effects of Nortriptyline hydrochloride include fatigue, stress and anxiety, completed suicide, pain exacerbated, acupuncture and pain.
Confusion (latest reports from 189,271 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 844 people reported to have side effects when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 14 people (1.66%) have Confusion.
Time on Nortriptyline hydrochloride when people have Confusion * :
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Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride * :
Severity of Confusion when taking Nortriptyline hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Confusion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety disorder (2 people, 14.29%)
- Depression - chronic (2 people, 14.29%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 7.14%)
- Pain (1 people, 7.14%)
- Depression (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (4 people, 28.57%)
- Prilosec (4 people, 28.57%)
- Compazine (3 people, 21.43%)
- Phenergan (2 people, 14.29%)
- Promethazine (2 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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