Doctors usually prescribe neuroleptic medications, also known as dopamine antagonists, for visual hallucinations caused by a primary psychotic illness, according to the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The medication i... More »

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Some of the conditions that may cause hallucinations include migraine coma, schizoaffective disorder, psychotic disorder, schizophreniform disorder, Charles Bonnet syndrome and delirium tremens. Hallucinations are a kind... More »

Visual, olfactory, auditory and tactile hallucinations are common in elderly people, according to Carefect. Elderly people may also experience gustatory hallucinations, but these are a rarer type of hallucination. More »

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Treatment options for Parkinson's disease include medications, such as carbidopa-levodopa, MAO-B inhibitors, dopamine antagonists and anticholinergics, as well as deep brain stimulation, according to Mayo Clinic. There i... More »

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Factors that contribute to auditory hallucinations include mental illness, substance abuse, lack of sleep and medications, according to Healthline. Some specific disorders associated with auditory hallucinations include ... More »

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Experts disagree on the prevalence of Asperger's syndrome, and estimates range from 1 in 250 to 1 in 5,000 children, explains the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Males are at least three times more likely than females... More »

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A schizophrenic is an individual who suffers from schizophrenia, a type of mental disorder depicted by delusions, hallucinations, social isolation, and disorganized speech and behavior, according to Dictionary.com. The w... More »

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