Review: could Tylenol cause Adhd?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 52,929 people who take Tylenol. Among them, 44 have Adhd. See who they are, when they have Adhd and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tylenol (latest outcomes from 55,538 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Tylenol include nausea, nausea aggravated, nausea and vomiting, pain, fatigue.
Adhd (adhd-mental disorders that develop in children) (latest reports from 50,721 patients) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, acne, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 50,866 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 42 people (0.08%) have Adhd.
Time on Tylenol when people have Adhd * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Adhd when taking Tylenol * :
Age of people who have Adhd when taking Tylenol * :
Severity of Adhd when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Adhd ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (20 people, 47.62%)
- Depression (18 people, 42.86%)
- Bronchitis (12 people, 28.57%)
- Pregnancy (12 people, 28.57%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 11.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (26 people, 61.90%)
- Vitamin tab (21 people, 50.00%)
- Xanax (18 people, 42.86%)
- Albuterol (15 people, 35.71%)
- Antibiotics (12 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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