Review: taking Abilify and Restoril together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Abilify and Restoril together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Abilify and Restoril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 513 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 34,939 users)

Restoril

Restoril has active ingredients of temazepam. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Restoril 8,078 users)

On Aug, 23, 2016

513 people who take Abilify, Restoril are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Abilify and Restoril drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Abilify:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 4 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 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)
Restoril:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Abilify:
  • female: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
Restoril:
  • female: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Abilify:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Restoril:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • death
  • respiratory arrest
  • myocardial infarction
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • delusion
  • hallucination
  • psychotic disorder
  • abnormal behaviour
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • arthralgia
1 - 6 months:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • confusional state
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • aggression
  • anxiety
  • delusion
  • psychotic disorder
  • bipolar disorder
  • hyperglycaemia
6 - 12 months:
  • costochondritis
  • diabetes mellitus
  • urinary incontinence
  • alcoholic pancreatitis
  • anxiety
  • balance disorder
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood glucose abnormal
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • death
1 - 2 years:
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • cardiac disorder
  • diabetes mellitus
  • coma
  • confusional state
  • coordination abnormal
  • decubitus ulcer
  • gait disturbance
  • septic shock
2 - 5 years:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • asthenia
  • blood pressure abnormal
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • hyperglycaemia
  • injury
  • antisocial behaviour
  • anxiety
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • cholecystitis
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • emotional distress
  • gallbladder disorder
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • antisocial behaviour
  • depression
not specified:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • diabetes mellitus
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • depression
  • pain
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • chest pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • pain in extremity
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
male:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • psychotic disorder
  • paranoia
  • hallucination, auditory
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • suicidal ideation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pancreatitis
10-19:
  • confusional state
  • delusion
  • hallucination
  • hallucination, auditory
  • homicidal ideation
  • abnormal behaviour
  • aggression
  • agitation
  • anger
  • anxiety
20-29:
  • anxiety
  • hypoaesthesia
  • obesity
  • diabetes mellitus
  • gallbladder disorder
  • memory impairment
  • back pain
  • c-reactive protein increased
  • decreased appetite
  • depression
30-39:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pain
  • fall
  • insomnia
40-49:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • depression
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • obesity
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • hypertension
50-59:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • headache
  • back pain
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • decreased appetite
  • exostosis
  • feeling abnormal
60+:
  • confusional state
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • gait disturbance
  • syncope
  • hyperglycaemia
  • cardiac disorder

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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