Review: could Aricept cause Essential tremor?
We study 14,904 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Essential tremor and more.
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Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,457 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Essential tremor (latest reports from 3,509 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 14,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 1 people (0.01%) has Essential Tremor.
Time on Aricept when people have Essential tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Essential tremor||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Essential tremor when taking Aricept * :
|Essential tremor||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Essential tremor when taking Aricept * :
|Essential tremor||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Essential tremor when taking Aricept ** :
How people recovered from Essential tremor ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
- Essential tremor (1 people, 100.00%)
- Dementia alzheimer's type (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ferrous sulfate tab (1 people, 100.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 100.00%)
- Prochlorperazine maleate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Escitalopram oxalate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Inderal (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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