Could Paxil cause Hallucinations - from FDA reports
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 Xanax, and have Depression . We study 76,622 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA. Among them, 750 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 Paxil 79,798 users)
Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, insomnia (latest reports from 35,335 Hallucinations patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
76,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil.
Among them, 750 people (0.98%) have Hallucinations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Paxil when people have Hallucinations *:
- < 1 month: 23.17 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.93 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.54 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.59 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.8 %
- 10+ years: 3.66 %
Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Paxil *:
- female: 62.13 %
- male: 37.87 %
Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Paxil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.28 %
- 10-19: 12.28 %
- 20-29: 6.84 %
- 30-39: 17.19 %
- 40-49: 14.21 %
- 50-59: 12.46 %
- 60+: 34.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (236 people, 31.47%)
- Stress And Anxiety (64 people, 8.53%)
- Pain (51 people, 6.80%)
- High Blood Pressure (49 people, 6.53%)
- Multiple Myeloma (43 people, 5.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (102 people, 13.60%)
- Ativan (88 people, 11.73%)
- Zometa (78 people, 10.40%)
- Zyprexa (72 people, 9.60%)
- Albuterol (66 people, 8.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (192 people, 25.60%)
- Depression (190 people, 25.33%)
- Suicidal Ideation (172 people, 22.93%)
- Insomnia (158 people, 21.07%)
- Fatigue (156 people, 20.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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