Review: taking Abilify and Invega together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Abilify and Invega together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Abilify and Invega. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 241 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Abilify

Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Abilify 29,792 users)

Invega

Invega has active ingredients of paliperidone. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Invega 7,725 users)

On Jul, 27, 2016

241 people who take Abilify, Invega are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Abilify and Invega drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Abilify:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Invega:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Abilify:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Invega:
  • female: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Abilify:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Invega:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • constipation
  • disorientation
  • mania
  • schizophrenia
  • somnolence
  • drug ineffective
  • hypotension
  • suicide attempt
  • abdominal distension
1 - 6 months:
  • schizophrenia
  • weight increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • pelvic fracture
  • pneumothorax
  • splenic injury
  • suicide attempt
  • colonic pseudo-obstruction
  • diabetes mellitus
6 - 12 months:
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • erectile dysfunction
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • hypertriglyceridaemia
  • liver function test abnormal
  • weight increased
  • platelet count decreased
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
1 - 2 years:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • obesity
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • cardiac disorder
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • hepatic steatosis
  • hepatomegaly
2 - 5 years:
  • erection increased
  • excessive eye blinking
  • eye rolling
  • impaired driving ability
  • nausea
  • strabismus
  • weight gain - unintentional
  • acne cystic
  • anxiety
  • constipation
5 - 10 years:
  • concussion
  • fall
  • humerus fracture
  • hypotension
  • patella fracture
  • pruritus
  • tardive dyskinesia
not specified:
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • weight increased
  • depression
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • psychotic disorder
  • agitation
  • delirium
  • mental impairment
  • anxiety
  • suicidal ideation

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • depression
  • constipation
  • delirium
  • schizophrenia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • mental impairment
  • suicide attempt
  • agitation
  • anxiety
male:
  • weight increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • psychotic disorder
  • suicidal ideation
  • irritability
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • somnolence
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • glucose tolerance increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • suicide attempt
  • agitation
  • anxiety
  • cognitive disorder
  • fatigue
  • hallucination, auditory
  • irritability
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • somnolence
  • suicidal ideation
20-29:
  • depression
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • mental impairment
  • psychotic behaviour
  • weight increased
  • pelvic fracture
  • pneumothorax
  • schizophrenia
  • splenic injury
  • suicide attempt
30-39:
  • delirium
  • fatigue
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • suicide attempt
  • psychomotor retardation
  • schizophrenia
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • death
40-49:
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • asthenia
  • polydipsia
  • cervicobrachial syndrome
  • constipation
  • hordeolum
  • iron deficiency anaemia
  • thirst
  • upper respiratory tract inflammation
50-59:
  • drug ineffective
  • diabetes mellitus
  • somnolence
  • amnesia
  • headache
  • vomiting
  • glucose tolerance increased
  • psychiatric symptom
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain
60+:
  • hyperprolactinaemia
  • irritability
  • schizophrenia
  • malaise
  • hyponatraemia
  • inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
  • skin reaction
  • concussion
  • fall
  • humerus fracture

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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