Methadone hydrochloride and Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Methadone hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Hepatitis c. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Methadone hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,764 people who have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jan, 06, 2018
1,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride.
Among them, 99 people (5.61%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Methadone hydrochloride when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 66.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Methadone hydrochloride *:
- female: 55.21 %
- male: 44.79 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Methadone hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.28 %
- 30-39: 11.54 %
- 40-49: 30.77 %
- 50-59: 44.87 %
- 60+: 11.54 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hepatitis C (18 people, 18.18%)
- Osteoporosis (13 people, 13.13%)
- Insomnia (10 people, 10.10%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 8.08%)
- Migraine (7 people, 7.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (29 people, 29.29%)
- Aredia (21 people, 21.21%)
- Neurontin (20 people, 20.20%)
- Oxycontin (18 people, 18.18%)
- Lyrica (17 people, 17.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (43 people, 43.43%)
- Fatigue (34 people, 34.34%)
- Nausea (30 people, 30.30%)
- Weakness (29 people, 29.29%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (28 people, 28.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- McFarlane SI, "Torsades de Pointes induced by Methadone and Clonazepam Use", .
- Ashkar AG, Goldberg T, Maraj I, Masters A, McFarlane SI, "Torsades De Pointes Induced by Methadone and Clonazepam Use", International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Case Reports, 2015 Jan .
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