Polaramine and Psychotic disorder - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Psychotic disorder is reported only by a few people who take Polaramine.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Polaramine and have Psychotic disorder. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,515 people who have side effects while taking Polaramine from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jun, 30, 2022

8,515 people reported to have side effects when taking Polaramine.
Among them, 3 people (0.04%) have Psychotic disorder.

What is Polaramine?

Polaramine has active ingredients of dexchlorpheniramine maleate. It is often used in allergic rhinitis. eHealthMe is studying from 8,566 Polaramine users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Psychotic disorder?

Psychotic disorder is found to be associated with 1,747 drugs and 1,395 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Polaramine and Psychotic disorder reports submitted per year:

Could Polaramine cause Psychotic disorder?

Gender of people who have Psychotic disorder when taking Polaramine *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Psychotic disorder when taking Polaramine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Polaramine *:

  1. Taxol: 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Solu-Medrol: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Sandimmune: 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Ranitidine: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Ondansetron: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Noxafil: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Haldol: 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Fluorouracil: 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Dexamethasone: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Cordarone: 1 person, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Psychotic disorder *:

  1. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 2 people, 66.67%
  2. Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination): 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Shock (a life-threatening condition with symptoms like low blood pressure, weakness, shallow breathing, cold, clammy skin): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Blood Glucose Increased: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Bradyphrenia (neurological term referring to the slowness of thought common to many disorders of the brain): 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Confusional State: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Delirium (wild excitement): 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Delusion (a false belief or opinion): 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Feeling Abnormal: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 1 person, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Sarcoidosis (an inflammatory disease that affects multiple organs in the body, but mostly the lungs and lymph glands): 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Parkinson's Disease: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Bone Marrow Failure: 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 1 person, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Polaramine and have Psychotic disorder?

Check whether Psychotic disorder is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on dexchlorpheniramine maleate (the active ingredients of Polaramine) and Polaramine (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

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