Review: could Paxil cause Hallucinations?
Summary: Hallucinations is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Paxil cr, and have Depression.
We study 68,483 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 687 have Hallucinations. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,312 Paxil users)
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, quit smoking, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 24,288 Hallucinations patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 68,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 687 people (1.00%) have Hallucinations.
Time on Paxil when people have Hallucinations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Paxil * :
Severity of Hallucinations when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (240 people, 34.93%)
- Anxiety (67 people, 9.75%)
- Pain (56 people, 8.15%)
- Hypertension (48 people, 6.99%)
- Multiple myeloma (40 people, 5.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil cr (107 people, 15.57%)
- Xanax (93 people, 13.54%)
- Ativan (85 people, 12.37%)
- Zyprexa (75 people, 10.92%)
- Zometa (73 people, 10.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Paxil for a 27-year old woman with Shock - Cardiogenic. The patient has Migraine
- A study of drug interactions between Lorazepam, Adalat, Diovan, Paxil for a 63-year old woman with Anxiety, Blood Pressurel, Blood Pressure, Depression.
- A study of side effects of 5-L-Hydroxytryptophan for a 18-year old girl with Depression. The patient has Hallucination
- A study of drug interactions between Zanaflex, Klonopin, Vicodin, Fentanyl-50, Sinemet Cr, Seroquel, Depakote Er for a 58-year old woman with Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Chronic Pain, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Parkinson's Disease, Psychosis. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Sweating Fever, Congestive Heart Failure, Hallucinations
- A study of side effects of Percocet for a 35-year old woman with Kidney Stones. The patient has Hallucination
Recent Paxil related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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