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Review: could Abilify cause Type 1 diabetes mellitus?
We study 28,378 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 258 have Type 1 diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Type 1 diabetes mellitus and more.
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Abilify (latest outcomes from 30,125 users) has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression.
Type 1 diabetes mellitus
Type 1 diabetes mellitus (latest reports from 26,644 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, sleep disorder, schizophrenia.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 28,378 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 258 people (0.91%) have Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.
Time on Abilify when people have Type 1 diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Type 1 diabetes mellitus||16.22%||18.92%||21.62%||16.22%||27.03%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Type 1 diabetes mellitus when taking Abilify * :
|Type 1 diabetes mellitus||54.90%||45.10% |
Age of people who have Type 1 diabetes mellitus when taking Abilify * :
|Type 1 diabetes mellitus||0.72%||0.36%||7.58%||13.36%||27.08%||40.07%||8.30%||2.53% |
Severity of Type 1 diabetes mellitus when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Type 1 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Type 1 diabetes mellitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Type 1 diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (143 people, 55.43%)
- Depression (125 people, 48.45%)
- Schizophrenia (76 people, 29.46%)
- Sleep disorder (63 people, 24.42%)
- Anxiety (58 people, 22.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (258 people, 100.00%)
- Risperdal (160 people, 62.02%)
- Zyprexa (125 people, 48.45%)
- Geodon (100 people, 38.76%)
- Depakote (78 people, 30.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 years ago):
my son (12 years old) has been taking Abilify for about a year. I started noticing him drinking and urinating more. We decided to check his Blood Sugar one night and it was 561! We took him to the ER. He will be insulin dependent the rest of his life. 2 weeks after he was diagnosed, I decided to stop the Abilify. Within 3 days his blood sugar checks were at least 50% less. We had not changed the insulin dose except to make it less, since he was improving. I believe that Abilify caused my son's diabetes. I never knew how life altering this disease is. PLEASE be careful.
Julie on Oct, 31, 2012:
can you please give me more information regarding your son's blood work. I have an 8 yr old daughter who has been on abilify for less than a year her dr just did recent blood work and her triglycerides are 142(74 below is normal) nobody can tell me whether or not it is caused from the medication. I have taken her off of it and will do repeat blood work in 2 months per her pcp. She is a very althetic girl not an once of fat on her and both her dad and I are both very healthy.
From this study (3 years ago):
I took Abilify for about a year or two, and was later diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.
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