Buspar and Mood swings - from FDA reports
Mood swings is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zoloft, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Mood swings with Buspar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,627 people who have side effects when taking Buspar from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 20, 2017
12,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 156 people (1.24%) have Mood swings
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Mood swings *:
- < 1 month: 83.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 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 Mood swings when taking Buspar *:
- female: 70.39 %
- male: 29.61 %
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.89 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 6.25 %
- 20-29: 19.64 %
- 30-39: 10.71 %
- 40-49: 37.5 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 6.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (31 people, 19.87%)
- Bipolar Disorder (19 people, 12.18%)
- Headache (18 people, 11.54%)
- Sleep Disorder (16 people, 10.26%)
- Quit Smoking (10 people, 6.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zoloft (44 people, 28.21%)
- Tylenol (35 people, 22.44%)
- Seroquel (34 people, 21.79%)
- Risperdal (33 people, 21.15%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 21.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Suicidal Ideation (68 people, 43.59%)
- Fatigue (57 people, 36.54%)
- Weight Increased (48 people, 30.77%)
- Chest Pain (45 people, 28.85%)
- Headache (40 people, 25.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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