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169 Possible Causes for Confusion, Insomnia, Tactile Hallucination

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Cocaine Mechanism block biogenic amine (DA, NE, 5HT) reuptake Intoxication presentation mental status changes euphoria, psychomotor agitation, grandiosity, hallucinations[medbullets.com] […] chills; nausea or vomiting; evidence of weight loss; psychomotor agitation or retardation; muscular weakness, respiratory depression, chest pain, or cardiac arrhythmias; and confusion[dsm.wikia.com] The length and severity of the depression is related to how much and how often amphetamines were used. craving exhaustion depression mental confusion restlessness and insomnia[erowid.org]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium

    hallucinations Uncontrollable tremors Seizures DTs can be fatal without treatment, due to the increased risk of developing respiratory arrest, aspiration pneumonitis, or[waypointrecoverycenter.com] Clinical characteristics include CONFUSION; DELUSIONS; vivid HALLUCINATIONS; TREMOR; agitation; insomnia; and signs of autonomic hyperactivity (e.g., elevated blood pressure[ebi.ac.uk] The main symptoms of delirium tremens are nightmares, agitation, global confusion, disorientation, visual and auditory hallucinations, tactile hallucinations, fever, high[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Amphetamine Delusional Disorder

    Tactile hallucinations The term “formication” comes from the Latin word “formicare,” which describes the multi-legged walking patterns of ants.[addiction.com] Insomnia. Hyperactivity. Poor attention. Memory problems. Poor problem-solving. Paranoid delusions. Hallucinations. Higher risk of seizures.[projectknow.com] The term ”spun” is used by the meth culture for a user who has overdosed on meth and induced a state of psychotic confusion.[rnceus.com]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

    hallucinations.[web.archive.org] Individuals however, tend to suffer from insomnia, fatigue and irritability for several months.[symptoma.com] A 57 year-old woman with no history of cardiac disease presented to the emergency department with confusion and seizures secondary to alcohol withdrawal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Crack Ingestion

    hallucinations Heart attack and heart disease Stroke Respiratory failure Brain seizures Sexual dysfunction (for both men and women) Reproductive damage and infertility (for[cesar.umd.edu] Second-wave effects may include agitation, depression, dysphoria, drug cravings, general central nervous system depression, fatigue, insomnia, and nervousness.[hiredpower.com] They may be in a confused and delirious state that requires hospitalization. Death can result if treatment is not prompt.[narconon.org]

  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

    Its signs and symptoms include: extreme confusion extreme agitation a fever seizures tactile hallucinations, such as having a sense of itching, burning, or numbness that isn[healthline.com] Insomnia has also been found to influence relapse rate.[en.wikipedia.org] Cocaine Mechanism block biogenic amine (DA, NE, 5HT) reuptake Intoxication presentation mental status changes euphoria, psychomotor agitation, grandiosity, hallucinations[medbullets.com]

  • Alcohol Hallucinosis

    hallucination, but are otherwise clear.[freethesaurus.com] Symptoms include headache, dizziness, irritability, insomnia, and indisposition.[en.wikipedia.org] When experiencing delirium tremens, individuals suffer from a variety of dangerous symptoms such as epileptic seizures of the tonic-clonic variety, confusion, agitation and[drugtreatmentcenterfinder.com]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Often this is associated with tactile (feeling) hallucinations in which alcoholics think they feel insects crawling on their skin. This phenomenon is called formication.[emedicinehealth.com] […] values in patients without insomnia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Schizophrenia

    Tactile hallucinations are rare but can possibly occur.[symptoma.com] A 53-year-old man with schizophrenia was admitted to the psychiatric hospital because of excitement, monologue, muscle rigidity, and insomnia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They usually don’t remember the treatment itself, and may experience a brief period of confusion following ECT.[schizophrenic.com]

  • Alcohol Withdrawal Seizures

    hallucinations Uncontrollable tremors Seizures DTs can be fatal without treatment, due to the increased risk of developing respiratory arrest, aspiration pneumonitis, or[waypointrecoverycenter.com] Better methods for treatment of anxiety and insomnia need to be developed.[benzo.org.uk] There can also be disorientation, confusion, loss of consciousness , and in some cases hallucinations from decreased blood flow to the brain.[epainassist.com]

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