Aricept and Tremor - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Tremor with Aricept. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,675 people who have side effects when taking Aricept from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
18,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 524 people (2.81%) have Tremor
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aricept when people have Tremor *:
- < 1 month: 38.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Aricept *:
- female: 66.6 %
- male: 33.4 %
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: 0.66 %
- 40-49: 4.18 %
- 50-59: 6.81 %
- 60+: 88.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Dementia Alzheimer's Type (99 people, 18.89%)
- Depression (37 people, 7.06%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (28 people, 5.34%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 4.96%)
- Parkinson's Disease (23 people, 4.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Namenda (110 people, 20.99%)
- Aspirin (64 people, 12.21%)
- Lexapro (53 people, 10.11%)
- Risperdal (42 people, 8.02%)
- Synthroid (40 people, 7.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (96 people, 18.32%)
- Nausea (64 people, 12.21%)
- Drowsiness (63 people, 12.02%)
- Fatigue (59 people, 11.26%)
- Gait Disturbance (56 people, 10.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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