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Selegiline Eldepryl, Emsam and Zelapar

Identifier

001533

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 62

Background

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A description of the experience

Selegiline - L-deprenyl, Eldepryl  , Emsam , Zelapar  is a drug used for the treatment of early-stage Parkinson's disease, depression and senile dementia.  In normal clinical doses it is a selective irreversible MAO-B inhibitor, however in larger doses it loses its specificity and also inhibits MAO-A.

Most common Selegiline hydrochloride side effects from eHealthme

  • Hallucinations - (37 reports)
  • Fall - (35 reports)
  • Fever - (35 reports)
  • Parkinson's disease - (34 reports)
  • Agitation - (31 reports)
  • Dyskinesia - (27 reports)
  • Interstitial lung disease - (27 reports)
  • Delirium - (26 reports)
  • Hallucination, visual - (23 reports)
  • Depressed level of consciousness - (23 reports)

Dietary restrictions are common for MAOI treatments, and dietary restrictions appear to be unnecessary at standard doses when selegiline is taken as Emsam, the transdermal patch form.  Selegiline belongs to a class of drugs called phenethylamines. It is a methamphetamine derivative .

Most common Eldepryl side effects

  • Pathological gambling - (68 reports)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder - (44 reports)
  • Emotional distress - (43 reports)
  • Depression - (40 reports)
  • Stress and anxiety - (35 reports)
  • Confusion - (32 reports)
  • Fatigue - (32 reports)
  • Drug ineffective - (30 reports)
  • Muscle rigidity - (28 reports)
  • Road traffic accident - (26 reports)

 

On Feb, 02, 2017 511 people reported to have side effects when taking Selegiline Hydrochloride.  Among them, 37 people (7.24%) have Hallucination

On Feb, 02, 2017   511 people reported to have side effects when taking Selegiline Hydrochloride.  Among them, 7 people (1.37%) have Hallucination, Auditory

On Jan, 26, 2017   589 people reported to have side effects when taking Eldepryl. Among them, 10 people (1.7%) have Hallucination

On Feb, 02, 2017 589 people reported to have side effects when taking Eldepryl. Among them, 2 people (0.34%) have Hallucination, Auditory

On Feb, 02, 2017 1,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Emsam. Among them, 4 people (0.34%) have Hallucination

On Feb, 02, 2017 1,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Emsam.  Among them, 2 people (0.17%) have Hallucination, Auditory

 

Time on Selegiline hydrochloride when people have Hallucination  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Hallucination 20.00% 40.00% 20.00% 20.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Selegiline hydrochloride  :

  Female Male
Hallucination 40.35% 59.65%

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Selegiline hydrochloride  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Hallucination 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 14.55% 10.91% 74.55%

 

 

 

On Mar, 9, 2015: 545 people reported to have side effects when taking Selegiline hydrochloride. Among them, 14 people (2.57%) have Death.

Time on Selegiline hydrochloride when people have Death  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Death 50.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 50.00% 0.00%

The source of the experience

eHealthme

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Science Items

MAOIs

Activities and commonsteps

Commonsteps

Hearing voices

References