Review: could Abilify cause Short-term memory loss?
We study 28,378 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 454 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 (latest outcomes from 30,116 users) has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss (latest reports from 467,265 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 28,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 454 people (1.60%) have Short-term Memory Loss. They amount to 0.10% of all the 466,112 people who have Short-term Memory Loss on eHealthMe.
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||42.55%||24.47%||4.26%||8.51%||10.64%||9.57%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||70.53%||29.47% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.23%||0.46%||7.78%||12.59%||13.73%||26.09%||22.65%||16.48% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||13.04%||26.09%||34.78%||26.09% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||10.00%||90.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (138 people, 30.40%)
- Depression (105 people, 23.13%)
- Anxiety (39 people, 8.59%)
- Sleep disorder (34 people, 7.49%)
- Schizophrenia (28 people, 6.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (62 people, 13.66%)
- Seroquel (56 people, 12.33%)
- Cymbalta (51 people, 11.23%)
- Zyprexa (43 people, 9.47%)
- Trazodone hcl (43 people, 9.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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