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Stroke and hallucinations

Identifier

012626

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 35

Background

Fascinating that all these people on all these drugs meant to prevent strokes had one anyway ....................

A description of the experience

From eHealthMe.com (FDA and Social Media, Personalized) 2014.      

Stroke

Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) (latest reports from 440,756 patients) .

Hallucination

Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) (latest reports from 169,067 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.

On Sep, 22, 2014: 7,288 people who have stroke are studied. Among them, 35 (0.48%) have Hallucination.

Trend of Hallucination in stroke reports

Gender of people who have stroke and experienced Hallucination * :

  Female Male
Hallucination 76.32% 23.68%

Age of people who have stroke and experienced Hallucination * :

  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% 2.70% 18.92% 81.08%

Severity of the symptom * :

  least moderate severe most severe
Hallucination 0.00% 50.00% 50.00% 0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (20 people, 57.14%)
  2. Hypertension (18 people, 51.43%)
  3. Cerebrovascular accident (14 people, 40.00%)
  4. Restless legs syndrome (10 people, 28.57%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (10 people, 28.57%)
  6. Atrial fibrillation (7 people, 20.00%)
  7. Multiple sclerosis (6 people, 17.14%)
  8. Asthma (6 people, 17.14%)
  9. Oedema peripheral (6 people, 17.14%)
  10. Insomnia (6 people, 17.14%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Lasix (17 people, 48.57%)
  2. Aspirin (17 people, 48.57%)
  3. Lyrica (12 people, 34.29%)
  4. Plavix (11 people, 31.43%)
  5. Lisinopril (9 people, 25.71%)
  6. Toprol-xl (8 people, 22.86%)
  7. Keppra (7 people, 20.00%)
  8. Spiriva (6 people, 17.14%)
  9. Vitamin d (6 people, 17.14%)
  10. Singulair (6 people, 17.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

The source of the experience

eHealthme

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