Review: could Quetiapine Fumarate cause Narcotic Abuse?


Summary

Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Quetiapine Fumarate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Citalopram Hydrobromide, and have Depression . We study 4,685 people who have side effects while taking Quetiapine fumarate from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.

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Quetiapine Fumarate

Quetiapine fumarate has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Quetiapine fumarate 4,810 users)

Narcotic Abuse

Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with breathing - slowed or stopped, intentional overdose, drowsiness, drug abuse and dependence, drug withdrawal syndrome (latest reports from 10,274 Narcotic abuse patients).

On Jul, 21, 2016

4,685 people reported to have side effects when taking Quetiapine Fumarate.
Among them, 31 people (0.66%) have Narcotic Abuse


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Quetiapine fumarate cause Narcotic abuse?

Time on Quetiapine Fumarate when people have Narcotic Abuse *:

  • < 1 month: 75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Quetiapine Fumarate *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Quetiapine Fumarate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 25.0 %
  • 30-39: 10.71 %
  • 40-49: 42.86 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 7.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Restless Legs Syndrome (3 people)
  • Depression (3 people)
  • Hiv Infection (2 people)
  • Drug Abuse (2 people)
  • Back Pain (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (7 people)
  • Zopiclone (4 people)
  • Venlafaxine Hydrochloride (4 people)
  • Propranolol (4 people)
  • Cocaine (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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