Neoral and Acute psychosis - from FDA reports

Acute psychosis is found among people who take Neoral, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Major depression. This review analyzes which people have Acute psychosis with Neoral. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,409 people who have side effects when taking Neoral from FDA, and is updated regularly.

On Jul, 16, 2018

17,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Neoral.
Among them, 28 people (0.16%) have Acute psychosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neoral cause Acute psychosis?

Time on Neoral when people have Acute psychosis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Neoral *:

  • female: 80.77 %
  • male: 19.23 %

Age of people who have Acute psychosis when taking Neoral *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 77.27 %
  • 40-49: 4.55 %
  • 50-59: 9.09 %
  • 60+: 9.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings): 2 people, 7.14%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Methotrexate: 19 people, 67.86%
  2. Simulect: 2 people, 7.14%
  3. Sertraline: 2 people, 7.14%
  4. Tacrolimus: 1 person, 3.57%
  5. Sirolimus: 1 person, 3.57%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Renal Cell Carcinoma (a kidney cancer): 19 people, 67.86%
  2. Blood Magnesium Decreased: 19 people, 67.86%
  3. Delirium (wild excitement): 19 people, 67.86%
  4. Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (use of substance during pregnancy): 4 people, 14.29%
  5. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 3 people, 10.71%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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