Review: could Abilify cause Narcotic abuse (Drug abuse)?
Summary: Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 28,432 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,179 Abilify users)
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 10,556 Narcotic abuse patients)
On Jan, 26, 2015: 28,423 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 77 people (0.27%) have Narcotic Abuse.
Time on Abilify when people have Narcotic abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Narcotic abuse||83.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Abilify * :
|Narcotic abuse||60.87%||39.13% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Abilify * :
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||3.90%||24.68%||36.36%||20.78%||1.30%||12.99% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Narcotic abuse||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (20 people, 25.97%)
- Bipolar disorder (13 people, 16.88%)
- Hereditary spastic paraplegia (10 people, 12.99%)
- Schizophrenia (10 people, 12.99%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (23 people, 29.87%)
- Zyprexa (18 people, 23.38%)
- Risperdal (17 people, 22.08%)
- Klonopin (16 people, 20.78%)
- Effexor (15 people, 19.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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