Review: could Aricept cause Neuropathy Peripheral?


Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Zometa, and have Bone density abnormal . We study 17,762 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 90 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. (latest outcomes from Aricept 18,812 users)

Neuropathy Peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, pain, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 54,035 Neuropathy peripheral patients).

On Oct, 03, 2016

17,762 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 90 people (0.51%) have Neuropathy Peripheral

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aricept cause Neuropathy peripheral?

Gender of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Aricept *:

  • female: 68.89 %
  • male: 31.11 %

Age of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral 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: 8.7 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 57.97 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bone Density Abnormal (16 people, 17.78%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 10.00%)
  • Depression (8 people, 8.89%)
  • Bone Loss (8 people, 8.89%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (8 people, 8.89%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (49 people, 54.44%)
  • Aspirin (32 people, 35.56%)
  • Percocet (30 people, 33.33%)
  • Norvasc (29 people, 32.22%)
  • Aredia (28 people, 31.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (50 people, 55.56%)
  • Anxiety (48 people, 53.33%)
  • Fall (42 people, 46.67%)
  • Depression (42 people, 46.67%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (40 people, 44.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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