Review: could Abilify cause Short-term memory loss (Memory loss)?
Summary: Short-term memory loss 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 Lamictal, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 28,444 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 457 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,194 Abilify users)
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 63,451 Short-term memory loss patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 28,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 457 people (1.61%) 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||41.24%||23.71%||5.15%||9.28%||10.31%||10.31%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||70.51%||29.49% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.23%||0.45%||7.95%||12.73%||13.86%||25.91%||22.50%||16.36% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||11.54%||26.92%||34.62%||26.92% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||15.38%||84.62% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (138 people, 30.20%)
- Depression (107 people, 23.41%)
- Anxiety (40 people, 8.75%)
- Sleep disorder (34 people, 7.44%)
- Schizophrenia (28 people, 6.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (62 people, 13.57%)
- Seroquel (56 people, 12.25%)
- Cymbalta (52 people, 11.38%)
- Trazodone hcl (43 people, 9.41%)
- Zyprexa (43 people, 9.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Neurontin for a 32-year old woman with Neuropathy. The patient has Memory Impairment
- A study of drug interactions between Celexa, Clonazepam, Valproic Acid for a 33-year old man with Bipolar Disorder, Panic Disorder. The patient has Impaired Memory, Memory Impairment, Disturbance In Attention, Cognitive Deterioration
- A study of drug interactions between Junel 1.5/30, Ferrous Fumarate, Abilify for a 20-year old woman with Birth Control, Iron Deficiency, Depression. The patient has High Blood Cholesterol, Iron Deficiency, Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Keppra for a 79-year old man with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Lamictal, Abilify for a 56-year old woman with Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Belching, Swallowing Difficulty, Heartburn
Recent Abilify related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Abilify, Effexor, Lorazepam for a 29-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Saphris, Trileptal, Abilify for a 41-year old woman who has Bipolar
- Comparions of Trileptal, Abilify, Latuda for a 41-year old woman who has Bipolar
- Comparions of Lamictal, Abilify, Latuda for a 41-year old woman who has Bipolar
- Comparions of Klonopin, Trileptal, Cymbalta, Abilify for a 40-year old woman who has Bipolar 1
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