Review: could Phenergan cause Drug abuse?
We study 12,414 people who have side effects while taking Phenergan from FDA and social media. Among them, 185 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.
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Phenergan (latest outcomes from 13,012 users) has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
Drug abuse (latest reports from 66,021 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, drug dependence.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 12,414 people reported to have side effects when taking Phenergan. Among them, 185 people (1.49%) have Drug Abuse. They amount to 0.30% of all the 61,551 people who have Drug Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Phenergan when people have Drug abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug abuse||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Phenergan * :
|Drug abuse||0.00%||0.00%||2.50%||18.12%||32.50%||36.25%||8.12%||2.50% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (59 people, 31.89%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 11.89%)
- Nausea (17 people, 9.19%)
- Depression (16 people, 8.65%)
- Back pain (10 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (87 people, 47.03%)
- Demerol (66 people, 35.68%)
- Xanax (60 people, 32.43%)
- Stadol (57 people, 30.81%)
- Ambien (56 people, 30.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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