Review: could Abilify cause Trichotillomania?
Summary: Trichotillomania is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 28,444 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Trichotillomania. Find out below who they are, when they have Trichotillomania and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 30,207 Abilify users)
Trichotillomania (the compulsive urge to pull out (and in some cases, eat) one's own hair leading to noticeable hair loss, distress) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, acne, stress and anxiety, hepatitis c. (latest reports from 276 Trichotillomania patients)
On Apr, 21, 2015: 28,444 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 10 people (0.04%) have Trichotillomania.
Time on Abilify when people have Trichotillomania * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Trichotillomania when taking Abilify * :
Age of people who have Trichotillomania when taking Abilify * :
Severity of Trichotillomania when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Trichotillomania ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (8 people, 80.00%)
- Schizophrenia, paranoid type (1 people, 10.00%)
- Compulsions (1 people, 10.00%)
- Major depression with psychotic features (1 people, 10.00%)
- Adult hypothyroidism (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (6 people, 60.00%)
- Effexor xr (6 people, 60.00%)
- Effexor (6 people, 60.00%)
- Depakote (6 people, 60.00%)
- Klonopin (2 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Abilify, Latuda for a 35-year old man with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Diverticulitis Intestinal
- A study of drug interactions between Lexapro, Abilify for a 18-year old girl with Anxiety Disorder, Depression Suicidal. The patient has Ocd, Anxiety
- A study of side effects of Abilify for a 29-year old man with Depressive Symptom. The patient has Dreams - Bad, Restlessness
- A study of drug interactions between Sertraline, Abilify for a 51-year old woman with Major Depressive Disorder. The patient has Temperature Intolerance, Tremor, Anxiety, Headache, Back Pain - Nonspecific, Cervical Dystonia
Recent Abilify related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Januvia, Glimepiride, Glucophage, Depakote, Abilify for a 45-year old woman who has Mental Disability
- Comparions of Abilify, Wellbutrin Xl, Prozac for a 33-year old man who has Depression
- Comparions of Abilify, Tenex, Focalin Xr for a 10-year old boy who has ADHD
- Comparions of Abilify, Geodon 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
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