Who have Panic attacks with Delsym - from FDA reports

Panic attacks is found among people who take Delsym, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Zithromax, and have Bronchitis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,834 people who have side effects when taking Delsym from FDA, and is updated regularly.

How to use this study: bring a copy to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Peer to Peer mobile support

Peer support for this study is available on our Ginger Health app. It's free, anonymous and secure. The app is ideal for people taking multiple medications or having multiple conditions.

On Feb, 11, 2019

2,834 people reported to have side effects when taking Delsym.
Among them, 8 people (0.28%) have Panic attacks

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Delsym cause Panic attacks?

Gender of people who have Panic attacks when taking Delsym *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Panic attacks when taking Delsym *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 14.29 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 85.71 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 5 people, 62.50%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zithromax: 5 people, 62.50%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 6 people, 75.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 6 people, 75.00%
  3. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 6 people, 75.00%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 6 people, 75.00%
  5. Adverse Reaction: 5 people, 62.50%
  6. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body): 5 people, 62.50%
  7. Dry Throat: 5 people, 62.50%
  8. Gait Disturbance: 5 people, 62.50%
  9. Thinking Abnormal: 5 people, 62.50%
  10. Dry Mouth: 5 people, 62.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Panic attacks while taking Delsym?

You are not alone:

Related studies


Delsym has active ingredients of dextromethorphan polistirex. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Delsym 3,165 users)

Panic attacks

Panic attacks has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, panic disorder, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 43,878 Panic attacks patients).

Drugs that are associated with Panic attacks
Panic attacks (2,120 drugs)
Could your condition cause Panic attacks
Panic attacks (1,721 conditions)
Delsym side effects

Browse by gender and age

Female: 0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+

Male: 0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+

Browse all side effects of Delsym
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Compare Delsym to similar drugs:

What would happen?

Predict new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Delsym and have Panic attacks

FDA reports used in this study

Recent updates

Recent general studies
Recent personal studies

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Submit your testimonial

  • Please fill in your Testimonial.
  • Please enter a minimum of 10 characters for your Testimonial.
  • Please fill in your Name.

Please wait...


Thank you!