Review: could Abilify cause Brain damage?
Summary: Brain damage could be caused by Abilify, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, also take Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 28,323 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.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 28,219 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Brain Damage. They amount to 0.03% of all the 3,667 people who have Brain Damage on eHealthMe.
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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