Abilify and Metabolic syndrome - from FDA reports
Metabolic syndrome is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Effexor, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Metabolic syndrome with Abilify. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,139 people who have side effects when taking Abilify from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 18, 2017
53,139 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify.
Among them, 93 people (0.18%) have Metabolic Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Abilify when people have Metabolic Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 16.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Metabolic Syndrome when taking Abilify *:
- female: 35.56 %
- male: 64.44 %
Age of people who have Metabolic Syndrome when taking Abilify *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.67 %
- 20-29: 5.33 %
- 30-39: 14.67 %
- 40-49: 65.33 %
- 50-59: 9.33 %
- 60+: 2.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (39 people, 41.94%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (32 people, 34.41%)
- Bipolar Disorder (27 people, 29.03%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (13 people, 13.98%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 8.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Effexor (35 people, 37.63%)
- Risperidone (33 people, 35.48%)
- Mirtazapine (32 people, 34.41%)
- Duloxetine Hydrochloride (31 people, 33.33%)
- Seroquel (28 people, 30.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (34 people, 36.56%)
- Liver Function Test Abnormal (30 people, 32.26%)
- Weight Increased (22 people, 23.66%)
- Diabetes (22 people, 23.66%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (21 people, 22.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Metabolic syndrome when taking Abilify?
Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Abilify 56,439 users)
Metabolic syndrome (a combination of the medical disorders that, when occurring together, increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, osteopenia (latest reports from 1,590 Metabolic syndrome patients).
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