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Haldol and Haldol Solutab

Identifier

019100

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 268

Background

A description of the experience

Haloperidol, marketed under the trade name Haldol among others, is a typical antipsychotic medication It is used in the treatment of schizophrenia, tics in Tourette syndrome, nausea and vomiting, delirium, agitation, acute psychosis, and hallucinations in alcohol withdrawal It may be used by mouth, as an injection into a muscle, or intravenously. Haloperidol typically works within thirty to sixty minutes. A long-acting formulation may be used as an injection every four weeks in people with schizophrenia or related illnesses who either forget or refuse to take the medication by mouth

Haloperidol may result in a movement disorder known as tardive dyskinesia which may be permanent. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome and QT interval prolongation may occur. In older people with psychosis due to dementia it results in an increased risk of death When taken during pregnancy it may result in problems in the infant It should not be used in people with Parkinson's disease

On Jan, 06, 2017 31 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol Solutab.
Among them, 2 people (6.45%) have Hallucination

On Jan, 06, 2017 14,971 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol.
Among them, 266 people (1.78%) have Hallucination

Time on Haldol when people have Hallucination  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Hallucination 83.33% 4.17% 4.17% 4.17% 0.00% 4.17% 0.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Haldol  :

  Female Male
Hallucination 65.00% 35.00%

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Haldol  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Hallucination 0.00% 0.47% 2.79% 10.70% 8.84% 12.09% 41.40% 23.72%

Severity of Hallucination when taking Haldol  :

  least moderate severe most severe
Hallucination 0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00%

 

On Dec, 17, 2015: 9,424 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol. Among them, 302 people (3.20%) have Death.

Time on Haldol when people have Death  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Death 82.93% 8.54% 1.22% 4.88% 0.00% 0.00% 2.44%

Gender of people who have Death when taking Haldol  :

  Female Male
Death 37.89% 62.11%

Age of people who have Death when taking Haldol  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Death 0.00% 0.00% 0.62% 4.36% 9.35% 17.13% 11.53% 57.01%

 

 

 

The source of the experience

eHealthme

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Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Anti-psychotics

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