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Review: could Tylenol cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?





Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 53,036 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,824 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.

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Tylenol

Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tylenol 55,615 users)

Anxiety

Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.(latest reports from Anxiety 197,075 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 53,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 3,008 people (5.67%) have Anxiety.

Trend of Anxiety in Tylenol reports

Time on Tylenol when people have Anxiety * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anxiety47.01%9.40%0.85%3.42%15.38%12.82%11.11%

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Tylenol * :

FemaleMale
Anxiety67.93%32.07%

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Tylenol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anxiety0.17%0.27%3.93%6.21%9.60%16.52%28.43%34.87%

Severity of Anxiety when taking Tylenol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Anxiety6.67%53.33%33.33%6.67%

How people recovered from Anxiety ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Anxiety0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (553 people, 18.38%)
  2. Depression (235 people, 7.81%)
  3. Anxiety (206 people, 6.85%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (191 people, 6.35%)
  5. Arthritis (164 people, 5.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (796 people, 26.46%)
  2. Vioxx (683 people, 22.71%)
  3. Tylenol-500 (674 people, 22.41%)
  4. Aspirin (646 people, 21.48%)
  5. Aredia (624 people, 20.74%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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