Review: could Abilify cause Swelling face?
Summary: Swelling face could be caused by Abilify, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Cymbalta, and have Depression.
We study 28,323 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Swelling face. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling face and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 28,219 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 69 people (0.24%) have Swelling Face. They amount to 0.06% of all the 117,011 people who have Swelling Face on eHealthMe.
Time on Abilify when people have Swelling face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swelling face||37.50%||62.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Swelling face when taking Abilify * :
|Swelling face||72.73%||27.27% |
Age of people who have Swelling face when taking Abilify * :
|Swelling face||0.00%||1.30%||29.87%||7.79%||31.17%||11.69%||14.29%||3.90% |
Severity of Swelling face when taking Abilify ** :
How people recovered from Swelling face ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (25 people, 36.23%)
- Anxiety (22 people, 31.88%)
- Bipolar disorder (20 people, 28.99%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (8 people, 11.59%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (8 people, 11.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cymbalta (11 people, 15.94%)
- Paxil (10 people, 14.49%)
- Chantix (8 people, 11.59%)
- Zyprexa (8 people, 11.59%)
- Trazodone hcl (7 people, 10.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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