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From FDA reports: drug interactions between Risperdal, Focalin Xr for a Male patient aged 5

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On Aug, 14, 2014: 47 people who reported to have interactions when taking Risperdal, Focalin Xr are studied

Trend of Risperdal, Focalin Xr's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3018401)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 5

Gender: male

Conditions: Abnormal Behaviour, Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder

Drugs taking:
- Risperdal: used for 6 - 12 months
- Focalin Xr: used for < 1 month

Drug interactions have: Tremor, Screaming, Middle Insomnia, Hallucination, Visual, Formication, Fear

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes among males aged 5 (±5):

InteractionNumber of reports
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)2 (8.33%)
Screaming (a long loud piercing cry)2 (8.33%)
Middle Insomnia (difficulty returning to sleep after awakening either in the middle of the night)2 (8.33%)
Hallucination, Visual (seeing things that aren't there)2 (8.33%)
Formication (a sensation that exactly resembles that of small insects crawling on (or under) the skin)2 (8.33%)
Fear2 (8.33%)

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 5 (±5) in the use of Risperdal, Focalin Xr:

InteractionNumber of reports
Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)9
Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)8
Abnormal Behaviour8
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)6
Weight Increased6
Irritability6
Product Quality Issue6
Aggression6
Sedation6
Wrong Technique In Drug Usage Process4

Most common interactions experienced by males aged 5 (±5) in long term use of Risperdal, Focalin Xr:

None.

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)6 (12.77%)
Screaming (a long loud piercing cry)2 (4.26%)
Middle Insomnia (difficulty returning to sleep after awakening either in the middle of the night)2 (4.26%)
Hallucination, Visual (seeing things that aren't there)2 (4.26%)
Formication (a sensation that exactly resembles that of small insects crawling on (or under) the skin)2 (4.26%)
Fear2 (4.26%)

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Risperdal, Focalin Xr:

InteractionNumber of reports
Weight Increased16
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)15
Aggression12
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)10
Abnormal Behaviour10
Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)10
Sedation8
Irritability8
Neutrophil Count Decreased (less than normal number of neutrophil a type of blood cell)8
Suicidal Ideation8

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Risperdal, Focalin Xr:

None.

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