Who have Tremor with Aricept?


Summary

Tremor 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 Namenda, and have Dementia alzheimer's type . We study 18,036 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 426 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Aricept

Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. (latest outcomes from Aricept 18,816 users)

Tremor

Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 94,986 Tremor patients).

On Nov, 22, 2016

18,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 426 people (2.36%) have Tremor


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aricept cause Tremor?

Time on Aricept when people have Tremor *:

  • < 1 month: 40.51 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.65 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.27 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.59 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.66 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Aricept *:

  • female: 71.46 %
  • male: 28.54 %

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Aricept *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.82 %
  • 40-49: 4.92 %
  • 50-59: 8.2 %
  • 60+: 86.07 %

Severity of Tremor **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Tremor **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Namenda (108 people, 25.35%)
  • Aspirin (64 people, 15.02%)
  • Lexapro (53 people, 12.44%)
  • Synthroid (38 people, 8.92%)
  • Lasix (36 people, 8.45%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Aricept, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Depression (37 people, 8.69%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (28 people, 6.57%)
  • High Blood Pressure (26 people, 6.10%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Weakness (80 people, 18.78%)
  • Drowsiness (59 people, 13.85%)
  • Nausea (55 people, 12.91%)
  • Gait Disturbance (53 people, 12.44%)
  • Fatigue (50 people, 11.74%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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