Review: could Aricept cause Mania?
We study 14,902 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Mania. Find out below who they are, when they have Mania and more.
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Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,455 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) (latest reports from 53,208 patients) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, bipolar i disorder.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 14,900 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 40 people (0.27%) have Mania. They amount to 0.08% of all the 53,171 people who have Mania on eHealthMe.
Time on Aricept when people have Mania * :
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Gender of people who have Mania when taking Aricept * :
Age of people who have Mania when taking Aricept * :
Severity of Mania when taking Aricept ** :
How people recovered from Mania ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dementia alzheimer's type (13 people, 32.50%)
- Depression (6 people, 15.00%)
- Cognitive disorder (6 people, 15.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 7.50%)
- Dementia (2 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (12 people, 30.00%)
- Amoban (8 people, 20.00%)
- Gramalil (8 people, 20.00%)
- Haldol (4 people, 10.00%)
- Zoloft (4 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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in a very high stressful situation anxiety is high right now. I have no mental disorders. but I am not right in the head at the moment.
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Aricept does not seem to help at all, complains of legs being tired and weak. Will try to wean off
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