Review: could Aricept cause Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable?
This is a review of Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable (Movement - uncontrolled or slow) by studying 14,804 people who take Aricept. We analyze: the time on Aricept when people have Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable, gender and age of these people, the severity of Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Aricept. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,049 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease, memory loss. Commonly reported side effects of Aricept include fall, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue.
Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable
Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable (latest reports from 51,481 patients) has been reported by people with indigestion, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, psychotic disorder.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 14,804 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 43 people (0.29%) have Arm And Leg Movements - Uncontrollable.
Time on Aricept when people have Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable||11.11%||11.11%||11.11%||22.22%||44.44%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable when taking Aricept * :
|Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable||77.27%||22.73% |
Age of people who have Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable when taking Aricept * :
|Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.13%||94.87% |
Severity of Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable when taking Aricept ** :
How people recovered from Arm and leg movements - uncontrollable ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dementia alzheimer's type (9 people, 20.93%)
- Dementia (4 people, 9.30%)
- Hallucination (3 people, 6.98%)
- Cognitive disorder (2 people, 4.65%)
- Depression (2 people, 4.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal (8 people, 18.60%)
- Zyprexa (6 people, 13.95%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 11.63%)
- Memantine hcl (5 people, 11.63%)
- Lexapro (5 people, 11.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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