Review: could Aricept cause Mania?


Summary

Mania is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Dementia alzheimer's type . We study 15,742 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Mania. Find out below who they are, when they have Mania and more.

You are not alone

Join a support group for people who take Aricept and have Mania >>>

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

Aricept

Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in dementia alzheimer's type. (latest outcomes from Aricept 16,467 users)

Mania

Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with drug ineffective, confusional state, drowsiness, insomnia, fatigue (latest reports from 11,830 Mania patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

15,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 43 people (0.27%) have Mania


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aricept cause Mania?

Time on Aricept when people have Mania *:

  • < 1 month: 71.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mania when taking Aricept *:

  • female: 51.16 %
  • male: 48.84 %

Age of people who have Mania when taking Aricept *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 5.56 %
  • 50-59: 19.44 %
  • 60+: 75.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Dementia Alzheimer's Type (8 people)
  • Depression (5 people)
  • Cognitive Disorder (4 people)
  • Dementia (3 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (6 people)
  • Zyprexa (4 people)
  • Zoloft (4 people)
  • Namenda (4 people)
  • Haldol (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Mania when taking Aricept?

Browse all side effects of Aricept

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Mania

Mania

Could your condition cause Mania

Mania

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Aricept, Mania


NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.