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A 25-year-old male asked:

Can viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride) cause hallucinations upon falling asleep?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry 24 years experience
No: Hallucinations occur when awake. Dreaming happens during sleep.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Yes: There are post marketing reports of hallucinations related to Viibryd.. What you are describing is called hypnogogic hallucinations and there appear to be some reports of this occuring with Viibryd. You can check out reference: https://www.ehealthme.com/ds/viibryd/hypnagogic-hallucination/
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Last updated Jun 29, 2020

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