Review: could Abilify cause Brain damage?
Summary: Brain damage is reported only by a few people who take Abilify.
We study 28,440 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Brain damage and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,187 Abilify users)
Brain damage has been reported by people with depression, pain, arthritis, ill-defined disorder, back pain. (latest reports from 1,012 Brain damage patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 28,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Brain Damage.
Time on Abilify when people have Brain damage * :
Gender of people who have Brain damage when taking Abilify * :
|Brain damage||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Brain damage when taking Abilify * :
|Brain damage||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Brain damage when taking Abilify ** :
How people recovered from Brain damage ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (1 people, 100.00%)
- Depakote (1 people, 100.00%)
- Prozac (1 people, 100.00%)
- Zyprexa (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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