Review: could Abilify cause Short-term memory loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 28,191 people who take Abilify. Among them, 450 have Short-term memory loss. See who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Abilify (latest outcomes from 30,022 users) has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression, bipolar disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Abilify include weight increased, diabetes, diabetes mellitus aggravated, type 2 diabetes, insomnia.
Short-term memory loss
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On Feb, 19, 2014: 27,202 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 416 people (1.53%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Abilify when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||36.71%||27.85%||3.80%||10.13%||10.13%||11.39%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||73.43%||26.57% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.25%||0.50%||7.25%||12.00%||14.00%||25.25%||22.75%||18.00% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||15.79%||26.32%||31.58%||26.32% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||14.29%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (127 people, 30.53%)
- Depression (98 people, 23.56%)
- Anxiety (37 people, 8.89%)
- Sleep disorder (32 people, 7.69%)
- Insomnia (26 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (57 people, 13.70%)
- Seroquel (53 people, 12.74%)
- Cymbalta (48 people, 11.54%)
- Trazodone hcl (43 people, 10.34%)
- Depakote (40 people, 9.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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