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Promethazine Anxiety Side Effects

Promethazine Anxiety Side Effect Reports


The following Promethazine Anxiety side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Anxiety, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Promethazine or it might take time to develop.



Anxiety, Tension, Feeling Jittery, Insomnia, Abdominal Discomfort

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 38-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Promethazine (dosage: 2-t Teaspoonfuls As Needed), which was started on Oct 21, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Promethazine the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Tension
  • Feeling Jittery
  • Insomnia
  • Abdominal Discomfort
These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine.
Anxiety, Dysphoria, Vision Blurred, Memory Impairment, Disturbance In Attention, Withdrawal Syndrome

This Anxiety Promethazine side effect was reported by a health professional from AU on Jul 29, 2013. A Female , 30 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Promethazine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Anxiety
  • Dysphoria
  • Vision Blurred
  • Memory Impairment
  • Disturbance In Attention
  • Withdrawal Syndrome
. Promethazine dosage: 375 Mg (not The Prescribed Amount In Evening On Workdays). Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Anxiety

This is a Promethazine side effect report of a 22-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Promethazine (dosage:X1 Iv Bolus, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Anxiety
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Promethazine treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Anxiety.

Anxiety, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Depression

A 36-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Promethazine treatment (dosage: 25 Mg, Unk) on May 01, 2007. Soon after starting Promethazine treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Anxiety
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Depression
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Diovan Hct (160 / 25 Mg)
  • Iron Supplement (Unk)
  • Diovan (160 Mg, Qd)
  • Diphenoxylate Hcl + Atropine Sulfate (Unk)
  • Glumetza (500 Mg, Unk)
  • Meloxicam (7.5 Mg, Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Promethazine side effects, such as Anxiety.
Off Label Use, Vomiting, Anxiety, Blood Potassium Decreased, Crying, Pain, Pancreatitis

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Promethazine on Jun 04, 2012. Patient felt the following Promethazine side effects: off label use, vomiting, anxiety, blood potassium decreased, crying, pain, pancreatitis Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 108.1 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Promethazine dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Oxycodone Hcl
  • Ferrous Sulfate Tab
  • Fiorinal-c 1/4
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Vicodin
  • Morphine
  • Actiq
  • Ancovert
The patient was hospitalized.
Deep Vein Thrombosis, Emotional Distress, Pain In Extremity, Oedema Peripheral, Anxiety

This report suggests a potential Promethazine Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 40-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): migraine,depression,anxiety,fungal infection and used Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg, As Directed) starting Jul 29, 2008. Soon after starting Promethazine the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Emotional Distress
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Anxiety
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Buspirone Hcl (15 Mg, Bid)
  • Diazepam (5 Mg, Prn)
  • Fluconazole (200 Mg, Biw)
  • Prednisone Tab (20 Mg, As Directed)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (100 Mg, 1.5 Daily)
  • Spiriva (18mcg Daily)
  • Zolpidem Tartrate (10 Mg, As Needed At Bedtime)
  • Augmentin
The patient was hospitalized. Although Promethazine demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Pain, Injury, Pulmonary Embolism, Emotional Distress, Anxiety

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Apr 23, 2012 by a Female taking Promethazine (dosage: Apply One-half Of Contents Of 1 Syringe Prf (interpreted As: As Needed) Nausea + Vomiting) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 28 years of age, weighting 105.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Promethazine side effects: pain, injury, pulmonary embolism, emotional distress, anxiety. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Yasmin (Unk)
  • Phenergan (25 Unk, Unk)
  • Stadol (4 Mg, Unk)
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate (5/500 Every 4 Hours As Needed)
  • Diazepam (5 Mg, Q4hr)
  • Ferrous Sulfate Tab (325 Mg, Qd)
The patient was hospitalized.
Cholecystitis Chronic, Pain, Injury, Biliary Dyskinesia, Emotional Distress, Anxiety, Gallbladder Injury, Scar

This Anxiety problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 22-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Nov 14, 2008 a consumer started treatment with Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg, Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Nexium
  • Nuvaring (Unk)
  • Hydrocodone
  • Albuterol
  • Ranitidine
  • Trazodone Hcl (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Dexamethasone (0.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Yasmin (Unk)
When commencing Promethazine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Cholecystitis Chronic
  • Pain
  • Injury
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Emotional Distress
  • Anxiety
  • Gallbladder Injury
  • Scar
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Nervousness, Feeling Abnormal, Anxiety, Abnormal Dreams, Headache, Agitation

This is a Promethazine side effect report of a patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: nausea and was treated with Promethazine (dosage: NA) starting Jan 07, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, Unk)
  • Chantix (0.5 Mg, Daily)
  • Prilosec (20 Mg, 2x/day)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Nervousness
  • Feeling Abnormal
  • Anxiety
  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Headache
  • Agitation
This opens a possibility that Promethazine could cause Anxiety and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Anxiety, Depression, Suicidal Ideation, Panic Attack, Intentional Self-injury, Oculogyric Crisis, Nervous System Disorder

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 21, 2012. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 21 years of age, weighting 120.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Promethazine. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Promethazine side effects: anxiety, depression, suicidal ideation, panic attack, intentional self-injury, oculogyric crisis, nervous system disorder. Promethazine dosage: 25mg Tablet 4-6 Hours As Needed Oral. These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine.
Injury, Pulmonary Embolism, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Chest Pain, Pain In Extremity, Anxiety, Emotional Distress, Dyspnoea

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 35-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: nausea. The patient was prescribed Promethazine (dosage: Unk), which was started on Jan 17, 2006. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cyclobenzaprine (Unk)
  • Yasmin (Unk, Qd)
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (Unk)
  • Alprazolam (Unk)
  • Oxycodone Hcl And Acetaminophen (Unk)
When starting to take Promethazine the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Injury
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Anxiety
  • Emotional Distress
  • Dyspnoea
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine.
Emotional Distress, Cholesterosis, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, Cholecystitis Chronic, Gallbladder Disorder, Depression, Abdominal Pain

This Anxiety Promethazine side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Nov 03, 2011. A Female , 34 years of age, weighting 185.0 lb, was treated with Promethazine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Emotional Distress
  • Cholesterosis
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Cholecystitis Chronic
  • Gallbladder Disorder
  • Depression
  • Abdominal Pain
. Promethazine dosage: 25 Mg, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Lexapro (Unk)
  • Lortab
  • Dicyclomine (10 Mg, Unk)
  • Zithromax (Unk)
  • Azithromycin (250 Mg, Unk)
  • Yaz
  • Promethazine Vc W/codeine [codeine Phos,phenylephr Hcl,promethaz H (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Cholelithiasis, Pain, Fear, Cholecystitis, Abdominal Pain, Injury, Emotional Distress, Anxiety

This is a Promethazine side effect report of a 38-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Promethazine (dosage:25 Mg, Unk, start time: Jan 01, 1996), combined with:
  • Pamelor (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Yasmin (Unk)
  • Imitrex (Unk)
  • Motrin (Unk)
  • Tramadol Hcl (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Norco
  • Morphine (60 Mg, Unk)
  • Valium (10 Mg, Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Pain
  • Fear
  • Cholecystitis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Injury
  • Emotional Distress
  • Anxiety
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Promethazine treatment in female patients suffering from NA, resulting in Anxiety.
Nausea, Abdominal Pain, Emotional Distress, Anxiety, Cholecystitis, Gallbladder Disorder, Vomiting

A 17-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Promethazine Hydrochloride treatment (dosage: 25 Mg, Unk) on May 21, 2008. Soon after starting Promethazine Hydrochloride treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Emotional Distress
  • Anxiety
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallbladder Disorder
  • Vomiting
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Oxycodone Hcl And Acetaminophen (Unk)
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Propoxyphene-n / Aceta (Unk)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Promethazine Hydrochloride side effects, such as Anxiety.
Restlessness, Confusional State, Amnesia, Dysphagia, Gait Disturbance, Anxiety, Cerebral Infarction, Mycobacterial Infection, Tardive Dyskinesia

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Promethazine on Mar 20, 2011. After Promethazine was administered, patient encountered several Promethazine side effects: restlessness, confusional state, amnesia, dysphagia, gait disturbance, anxiety, cerebral infarction, mycobacterial infection, tardive dyskinesia Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 158.7 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Promethazine dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lisinopril
  • Aspirin
  • Quinine Sulfate
  • Benadryl
  • Norvasc
  • Paxil
  • Renagel /01459901/
  • Metoclopramide ((10 Mg Bid Oral), (5 Mg Bid Oral))
The patient was hospitalized.
Anxiety, Fear, Motor Dysfunction, Hypoaesthesia, Speech Disorder, Headache, Panic Attack, Cerebrovascular Accident, Pain

This report suggests a potential Promethazine Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Promethazine (dosage: NA) starting Nov 06, 2007. Soon after starting Promethazine the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Anxiety
  • Fear
  • Motor Dysfunction
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Speech Disorder
  • Headache
  • Panic Attack
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
  • Pain
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Yasmin (1 Df (daily Dose), Qd, Oral)
  • Azithromycin
  • Yaz
Although Promethazine demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Fatigue, Paraesthesia, Confusional State, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, Hypoventilation, Anxiety

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Feb 09, 2011 by a male taking Promethazine Hcl And Codeine Phosphate (dosage: 1 Teaspoon Every 4-6 Hrs Po) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 146.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Promethazine side effects: fatigue, paraesthesia, confusional state, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, hypoventilation, anxiety. Additional medications/treatments: The patient was hospitalized.
Anxiety, Burning Sensation, Coagulopathy, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Depression, Divorced, Iatrogenic Injury, Infertility, Infusion Related Reaction

This Anxiety problem was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES. A 50-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): back pain.On Dec 10, 2005 a consumer started treatment with Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg Iv). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Promethazine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Anxiety
  • Burning Sensation
  • Coagulopathy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Depression
  • Divorced
  • Iatrogenic Injury
  • Infertility
  • Infusion Related Reaction
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Agitation, Akathisia, Anxiety, Confusional State, Dystonia, Movement Disorder, Restlessness, Speech Disorder, Tremor

This is a Promethazine side effect report of a 73-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: dizziness,vertigo and was treated with Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg X1 Iv) starting Apr 19, 2010. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Agitation
  • Akathisia
  • Anxiety
  • Confusional State
  • Dystonia
  • Movement Disorder
  • Restlessness
  • Speech Disorder
  • Tremor
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Promethazine could cause Anxiety and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Abdominal Pain Upper, Anxiety, Confusional State, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Hallucination, Heart Rate Increased, Hot Flush, Hyperhidrosis

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Oct 16, 2009. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 20 years of age, weighting 149.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Promethazine. Patient felt the following Promethazine side effects: abdominal pain upper, anxiety, confusional state, diarrhoea, dizziness, hallucination, heart rate increased, hot flush, hyperhidrosis. Promethazine dosage: 25 Mg Every 4 Hours As Needed Oral. These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine.

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Promethazine Anxiety Causes and Reviews


Fear and Anxiety are part of life. You may feel anxious before you take a test or walk down a dark street. This kind of Anxiety is useful - it can make you more alert or careful. It usually ends soon after you are out of the situation that caused it. But for millions of people in the United States, the Anxiety does not go away, and gets worse over time. They may have chest pains or nightmares. They may even be afraid to leave home. These people have Anxiety disorders. Types include

  • Panic disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety disorder

Treatment can involve medicines, therapy or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


Promethazine Anxiety Reviews

Wed, 04 Apr 2012

I got a Promethazine shot 4-5 weeks ago in my hip due to nausea and vomiting from a stomach virus. I now have a small lump-knot where I got the shot at and it is really sore still. I was told to massage it and put heat on it to make it go away but it doesn't help. Does this suppose to happen?

Wed, 17 Feb 2010
49 yo woman, regular medication Promethazine 50mg nocte for allergies. Commenced Mobic 15 mg 2/7 ago. Currently expereincing severe headaches, tiredness, blurred vision and sleep disturbance - eg vivid dreaming/ hallucinations. Are these known side effects?
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