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Review: could Nyquil cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?





Summary: Hallucination is found among people who take Nyquil, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Augmentin, and have Upper respiratory tract infection.

We study 750 people who have side effects while taking Nyquil from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.

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Nyquil

Nyquil has active ingredients of acetaminophen; dextromethorphan; doxylamine; pseudoephedrine. It is often used in common cold. (view latest outcomes from 1,135 users)

Hallucination

Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.(latest reports from Hallucination 30,019 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 749 people reported to have side effects when taking Nyquil. Among them, 10 people (1.34%) have Hallucination.

Trend of Hallucination in Nyquil reports

Time on Nyquil when people have Hallucination * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hallucination100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Nyquil * :

FemaleMale
Hallucination50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Nyquil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hallucination0.00%11.11%44.44%0.00%0.00%44.44%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hallucination when taking Nyquil ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hallucination ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Upper respiratory tract infection (2 people, 20.00%)
  2. Viral infection (1 people, 10.00%)
  3. Pharyngolaryngeal pain (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Sinusitis (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Augmentin (4 people, 40.00%)
  2. Claritin-d (3 people, 30.00%)
  3. Vicks dayquil (3 people, 30.00%)
  4. Vicks nyquil (3 people, 30.00%)
  5. Theraflu (2 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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