Review: could Propofol cause Retrograde amnesia?
Summary: Retrograde amnesia is reported only by a few people who take Propofol.
We study 10,979 people who have side effects while taking Propofol from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Retrograde amnesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Retrograde amnesia and more.
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Propofol has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal. (latest outcomes from Propofol 11,043 users)
Retrograde amnesia (a loss of memory-access to events that occurred, or information that was learned, before an injury or the onset of a disease) has been reported by people with depression, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Retrograde amnesia 267 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 10,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 3 people (0.03%) have Retrograde Amnesia.
Time on Propofol when people have Retrograde amnesia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Retrograde amnesia||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00 |
Gender of people who have Retrograde amnesia when taking Propofol * :
|Retrograde amnesia||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who have Retrograde amnesia when taking Propofol * :
|Retrograde amnesia||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Retrograde amnesia when taking Propofol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Retrograde amnesia||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Retrograde amnesia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Retrograde amnesia||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anaesthesia (2 people, 66.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lidocaine (3 people, 100.00%)
- Ringer's (2 people, 66.67%)
- Fentanyl (2 people, 66.67%)
- Montelukast sodium (2 people, 66.67%)
- Ranitidine (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I was sedated by propophol for 5 days after my lung collapsed and now have no memory of the week before i was hospitalized. has anyone else had this happen?
(Asked by a 56 year old woman who has Pneumothorax, and takes Propofol)
While in the hospital with pneumonia my lung collapsed and that required intubation. I was kept sedated with propophol for 5 days and only have a few vague memories of the 10 days before I went into the hospital. Nothing has come back in the 6 weeks since I've been out of the hospital. Has anyone ...
- What is your mental state three months after propofol discontinued
(Asked by a 68 year old man who has Drug-induced Organic Affective Syndrome, Acts "drugged", and takes Propofol)
Was comatose 28 days under propofol while recovering from pneumonia. Continually repeats same life stories. Becomes combative.
- What are your long term effects of propofol
(Asked by a 68 year old man who has Crying And Then Laughing, 2 Mo After Release: Combative, and takes Propofol)
repeats past family history over and over
doesn't respond to questions keeps repeating same scenarios
- Can a 70 year old male be more prone to anger/depression after porpofol
(Asked by a 71 year old man who has Anger, and takes Propofol)
had a colonoscopy recently and have been exceedingly angry with wife when she makes mistakes. i was wondering if propofol can affect ones personality
- My mom was on propofol, after awakening she acts very different, not herself. was this caused from the medicine (1 answer)
(Asked by a 81 year old woman who has COPD, and takes Propofol)
Mom was admitted with a lung infection, and given some antibiotics, but a few days later she contracted Hospital Pnemonia and went into respiratory failure. So she was intubated and put in the icu on a ventilater, and put on Propofol. During her breathing trials to get off the vent she was very an ...
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