Review: could Propofol cause Retrograde amnesia?
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 (latest outcomes from 11,043 users) has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal.
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) (latest reports from 823 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 10,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 3 people (0.03%) have Retrograde Amnesia. They amount to 0.36% of all the 823 people who have Retrograde Amnesia on eHealthMe.
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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Had colonoscopy yesterday and these were the drugs used for it. Woke up today with hives under my left arm and on my left hip
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