Would you have Restless Legs Syndrome when you have Bipolar Disorder?


Restless legs syndrome is found among people with Bipolar disorder, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, take medication Seroquel and have Depression. We study 306 people who have Restless legs syndrome and Bipolar disorder from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder (mood disorder) can be treated by Lamictal, Lithium carbonate, Seroquel, Abilify, Lamotrigine (latest reports from 61,639 Bipolar disorder patients)

Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,127 Restless legs syndrome patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

306 people who have Bipolar Disorder and Restless Legs Syndrome are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Restless legs syndrome when you have Bipolar disorder?

Gender of people who have Bipolar Disorder and experience Restless Legs Syndrome *:

  • female: 71.67 %
  • male: 28.33 %

Age of people who have Bipolar Disorder and experience Restless Legs Syndrome *:

  • 0-1: 1.32 %
  • 2-9: 0.88 %
  • 10-19: 1.75 %
  • 20-29: 9.21 %
  • 30-39: 14.47 %
  • 40-49: 36.4 %
  • 50-59: 26.32 %
  • 60+: 9.65 %

Severity of Restless Legs Syndrome *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 30 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 20 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Depression (42 people, 13.73%)
  • Anxiety (40 people, 13.07%)
  • Restless Legs Syndrome (22 people, 7.19%)
  • Insomnia (21 people, 6.86%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (19 people, 6.21%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (117 people, 38.24%)
  • Saphris (44 people, 14.38%)
  • Abilify (43 people, 14.05%)
  • Klonopin (34 people, 11.11%)
  • Depakote (32 people, 10.46%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Insomnia (74 people, 24.18%)
  • Depression (37 people, 12.09%)
  • Weight Increased (33 people, 10.78%)
  • Somnolence (33 people, 10.78%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (32 people, 10.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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