Review: could Abilify cause Muscle aches?
Summary: Muscle aches is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression.
We study 28,444 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Muscle aches. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle aches and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,199 Abilify users)
Muscle aches (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,516 Muscle aches patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 28,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 220 people (0.77%) have Muscle Aches.
Time on Abilify when people have Muscle aches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle aches||50.00%||29.41%||8.82%||2.94%||2.94%||5.88%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle aches when taking Abilify * :
|Muscle aches||65.50%||34.50% |
Age of people who have Muscle aches when taking Abilify * :
|Muscle aches||0.00%||0.51%||10.20%||10.71%||8.16%||26.02%||21.94%||22.45% |
Severity of Muscle aches when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle aches||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle aches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle aches||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (54 people, 24.55%)
- Bipolar disorder (41 people, 18.64%)
- Schizophrenia (29 people, 13.18%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 7.27%)
- Anxiety (12 people, 5.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (30 people, 13.64%)
- Seroquel (26 people, 11.82%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 11.36%)
- Zoloft (23 people, 10.45%)
- Klonopin (22 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Aripiprazole for a 39-year old man with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Pancreatitis Aggravated
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