Review: taking Risperidone and Effexor xr together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Risperidone and Effexor xr together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Risperidone and Effexor xr. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,690 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Risperidone

Risperidone has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Risperidone 16,981 users)

Effexor Xr

Effexor xr has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Effexor xr 24,244 users)

On Aug, 27, 2016

2,690 people who take Risperidone, Effexor Xr are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Risperidone and Effexor xr drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Risperidone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.0% - (3 of 11 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Effexor Xr:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Risperidone:
  • female: 40.0% - (9 of 22 people)
  • male: 15.0% - (3 of 19 people)
Effexor Xr:
  • female: 39.0% - (9 of 23 people)
  • male: 26.0% - (5 of 19 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Risperidone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 62.0% - (5 of 8 people)
  • 30-39: 6.0% - (1 of 15 people)
  • 40-49: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Effexor Xr:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)
  • 40-49: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • suicide attempt
  • parkinsonism
  • anxiety
  • suicidal ideation
  • intentional overdose
  • insomnia
  • paraesthesia
  • restlessness
  • somnolence
  • tachycardia
1 - 6 months:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • depression
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • obesity
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • nausea
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • abnormal weight gain
6 - 12 months:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • anxiety
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • suicidal ideation
  • dystonia
1 - 2 years:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • pancreatitis
  • hyperglycaemia
  • weight increased
  • headache
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • suicidal ideation
2 - 5 years:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • diabetic coma
  • obesity
  • weight increased
5 - 10 years:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • coronary artery disease
  • movement disorder
  • multiple sclerosis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • anxiety
  • diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
10+ years:
  • fatigue
  • hypoxia
  • suicidal ideation
  • affect lability
  • aggression
  • coronary artery disease
  • gynaecomastia
  • homicidal ideation
  • movement disorder
  • multiple sclerosis
not specified:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • suicidal ideation
  • somnolence
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • fatigue
  • obesity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • suicidal ideation
  • obesity
  • pancreatitis
  • suicide attempt
male:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • somnolence
  • anxiety
  • suicidal ideation
  • depression
  • hyperglycaemia
  • insomnia
  • neuropathy peripheral

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • atrial septal defect
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • coarctation of the aorta
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • depression
  • gastritis
  • hyperglycaemia
  • hyperlipidaemia
2-9:
  • screaming
  • weight increased
  • aggression
  • abdominal pain upper
  • abnormal dreams
  • agitation
  • anger
  • anxiety
  • apathy
  • arthralgia
10-19:
  • somnolence
  • hyperglycaemia
  • weight increased
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • thirst
  • multi-organ failure
  • bite
  • cardiopulmonary failure
  • compulsions
  • protrusion tongue
20-29:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • suicidal ideation
  • suicide attempt
  • diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • weight increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • obesity
  • pancreatitis
  • loss of consciousness
30-39:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • obesity
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • suicide attempt
  • suicidal ideation
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
40-49:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • obesity
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • blood cholesterol increased
50-59:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • depression
  • weight increased
  • insomnia
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • anxiety
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • dizziness
  • pancreatitis
60+:
  • fall
  • confusional state
  • myocardial infarction
  • disorientation
  • tremor
  • parkinsonism
  • hypotension
  • flushing
  • anxiety
  • renal failure acute

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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