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Promethazine Depression Side Effects

Promethazine Depression Side Effect Reports


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

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Depression, 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.



Confusional State, Depression, Hallucination, Parkinsonism, Tardive Dyskinesia, Tremor, Agitation, Delirium, Cogwheel Rigidity

This Depression side effect was reported by a health professional from US. A 41-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg Prn Rectal), which was started on Mar 11, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Promethazine the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Confusional State
  • Depression
  • Hallucination
  • Parkinsonism
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
  • Tremor
  • Agitation
  • Delirium
  • Cogwheel Rigidity
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine.
Anxiety, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Depression

This Depression Promethazine side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on Jun 04, 2012. A Female , 36 years of age, weighting 346.1 lb, was treated with Promethazine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Anxiety
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Depression
. Promethazine dosage: 25 Mg, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • 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.
Photosensitivity Reaction, Palpitations, Breast Pain, Burning Sensation, Convulsion, Migraine, Depression, Brain Injury

This is a Promethazine Hcl side effect report of a 35-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Promethazine Hcl (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Depression side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Photosensitivity Reaction
  • Palpitations
  • Breast Pain
  • Burning Sensation
  • Convulsion
  • Migraine
  • Depression
  • Brain Injury
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 Hcl treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Depression.

Weight Decreased, Nausea, Fatigue, Depression, Decreased Appetite, Diarrhoea, Crying

A 55-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Promethazine(promethazine)(promethazine) treatment (dosage: NA) on Jun 07, 2011. Soon after starting Promethazine(promethazine)(promethazine) treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Weight Decreased
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Depression
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhoea
  • Crying
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Prilosec(omeprazole)(omeprazole)
  • Trazodone(trazodone)(trazodone)
  • Lorazepam
  • Pristiq(antidepressants)(desvenlafaxine)
  • Ondansetron
  • Benlysta (10 Mg/kg, Every 2 Weeks X3 Then Every 4 Weeks, Intravenous)
  • Fentanyl
  • Furosemide
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Promethazine(promethazine)(promethazine) side effects, such as Depression.
Anxiety, Depression, Suicidal Ideation, Panic Attack, Intentional Self-injury, Oculogyric Crisis, Nervous System Disorder

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Promethazine on Feb 21, 2012. Patient felt the following Promethazine side effects: anxiety, depression, suicidal ideation, panic attack, intentional self-injury, oculogyric crisis, nervous system disorder Additional patient health information: Female , 21 years of age, weighting 120.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Promethazine dosage: 25mg Tablet 4-6 Hours As Needed Oral. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Candidiasis, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Swollen Tongue, Weight Decreased, Decreased Appetite, Tongue Neoplasm, Oral Mucosal Discolouration, Back Pain, Depression

This report suggests a potential Promethazine Depression side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Promethazine (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2002. Soon after starting Promethazine the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Candidiasis
  • Liver Function Test Abnormal
  • Swollen Tongue
  • Weight Decreased
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Tongue Neoplasm
  • Oral Mucosal Discolouration
  • Back Pain
  • Depression
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Multi-vitamins
  • Cymbalta
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Calcium And Vit D
  • Prednisone Tab
  • Iron
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Aspirin
Although Promethazine demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depression, may still occur.
Emotional Distress, Cholesterosis, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, Cholecystitis Chronic, Gallbladder Disorder, Depression, Abdominal Pain

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Nov 03, 2011 by a Female taking Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg, Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , 34 years of age, weighting 185.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Promethazine side effects: emotional distress, cholesterosis, bipolar disorder, anxiety, cholecystitis chronic, gallbladder disorder, depression, abdominal pain. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • 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.
Malaise, Panic Attack, Depression, Diarrhoea, Anaemia, Urinary Tract Infection, Nausea, Pain, Suicidal Ideation

This Depression problem was reported by a health professional from UNITED KINGDOM. A 60-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): sleep disorder.On May 01, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Promethazine (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride
  • Diazepam
  • Simvastatin
  • Zopiclone
  • Citalopram
  • Lyrica
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid
  • Lyrica
When commencing Promethazine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Malaise
  • Panic Attack
  • Depression
  • Diarrhoea
  • Anaemia
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Nausea
  • Pain
  • Suicidal Ideation
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depression, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Anxiety, Burning Sensation, Coagulopathy, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Depression, Divorced, Iatrogenic Injury, Infertility, Infusion Related Reaction

This is a Promethazine side effect report of a 50-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: back pain and was treated with Promethazine (dosage: 25 Mg Iv) starting Dec 10, 2005. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Burning Sensation
  • Coagulopathy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Depression
  • Divorced
  • Iatrogenic Injury
  • Infertility
  • Infusion Related Reaction
This opens a possibility that Promethazine could cause Depression and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Akathisia, Anaemia, Anxiety, Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Decreased, Dehydration, Depression, Dizziness, Dyspnoea

This Depression side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Feb 29, 2008. A female patient from UNITED STATES , 22 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Promethazine Hcl. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Promethazine side effects: akathisia, anaemia, anxiety, blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased, dehydration, depression, dizziness, dyspnoea. Promethazine Hcl dosage: 25 Mg;qd;po.
Associated medications used:
  • Ranitidine (250 Mg;bid)
  • Prochlorperazine
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Promethazine Hcl.

DISCLAIMER: ALL DATA PROVIDED AS-IS, refer to terms of use for additional information.

Promethazine Depression Causes and Reviews


Depression is a serious medical illness. It's more than just a feeling of being sad or "blue" for a few days. If you are one of the more than 19 million teens and adults in the United States who have Depression, the feelings do not go away. They persist and interfere with your everyday life. Symptoms can include

  • Feeling sad or "empty"
  • Loss of interest in favorite activities
  • Overeating, or not wanting to eat at all
  • Not being able to sleep, or sleeping too much
  • Feeling very tired
  • Feeling hopeless, irritable, anxious, or guilty
  • Aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems
  • Thoughts of death or suicide

Depression is a disorder of the brain. There are a variety of causes, including genetic, biological, environmental, and psychological factors. Depression can happen at any age, but it often begins in teens and young adults. It is much more common in women. Women can also get postpartum Depression after the birth of a baby. Some people get seasonal affective disorder in the winter. Depression is one part of bipolar disorder.

There are effective treatments for Depression, including antidepressants, talk therapy, or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


Promethazine Depression 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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