A study for a 18 year old girl who takes Lexapro - from FDA reports


Summary

2,456 females aged 18 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 18 year old female patient who has Anxiety. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 12, 2017

2,456 females aged 18 (±5) who take Lexapro are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lexapro for a 18-year old girl.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 18
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Anxiety
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Anger: 21 (0.86% of females aged 18 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • suicide attempt
  • nausea
  • suicidal ideation
  • convulsion
  • intentional overdose
  • drowsiness
  • overdose
  • fatigue
  • nausea and vomiting
  • tremor
1 - 6 months:
  • suicidal ideation
  • fatigue
  • overdose
  • suicide attempt
  • nausea
  • agitation
  • insomnia
  • completed suicide
  • abnormal behavior
  • drowsiness
6 - 12 months:
  • suicide attempt
  • suicidal ideation
  • intentional self-injury
  • pain
  • overdose
  • memory loss
  • pulmonary embolism
  • insomnia
  • abdominal pain upper
  • birth control
1 - 2 years:
  • nausea and vomiting
  • nausea
  • gallstones
  • abdominal pain upper
  • overdose
  • panic disorder
  • fat intolerance
  • fainting
  • serotonin syndrome
  • pulmonary embolism
2 - 5 years:
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • gallbladder disorder
  • abdominal pain
  • gallstones
  • suicidal ideation
  • abdominal pain upper
  • headache
  • emotional distress
  • injury
  • pain
5 - 10 years:
  • injury
  • mental impairment
  • pain
  • head injury
  • visual acuity reduced
  • stroke
  • memory loss
  • disease recurrence
  • drug ineffective
  • device dislocation
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • nausea and vomiting
  • fatigue
  • suicidal ideation
  • dizziness
  • suicide attempt
  • injury
  • headache
  • drug ineffective

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (285 people, 11.60%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (107 people, 4.36%)
  • Acne (98 people, 3.99%)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (97 people, 3.95%)
  • Crohn's Disease (87 people, 3.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Yasmin (212 people, 8.63%)
  • Yaz (209 people, 8.51%)
  • Abilify (184 people, 7.49%)
  • Seroquel (143 people, 5.82%)
  • Lamictal (110 people, 4.48%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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