Review: could Clozapine cause Delirium?
Summary: Delirium is found among people who take Clozapine, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Risperdal, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 21,776 people who have side effects while taking Clozapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Delirium. Find out below who they are, when they have Delirium and more.
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Clozapine has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from 21,926 Clozapine users)
Delirium (wild excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, insomnia, herpes zoster. (latest reports from 14,586 Delirium patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 21,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine. Among them, 199 people (0.91%) have Delirium.
Time on Clozapine when people have Delirium * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine * :
Age of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine * :
Severity of Delirium when taking Clozapine ** :
How people recovered from Delirium ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (66 people, 33.17%)
- Schizophrenia, paranoid type (33 people, 16.58%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (31 people, 15.58%)
- Depression (20 people, 10.05%)
- Psychotic disorder (13 people, 6.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal (31 people, 15.58%)
- Zolpidem tartrate (27 people, 13.57%)
- Seroquel (27 people, 13.57%)
- Abilify (25 people, 12.56%)
- Nexium (25 people, 12.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Paracetamol, Valproate Sodium, Omeprazole, Ferrous Fumarate, Bisoprolol Fumarate, Lithium Carbonate, Aspirin, Clozapine for a 42-year old woman with Headache, Mood Stabilizer, Acid Reflux, Anaemia, Hypertension, Blood Thinner, Schizophrenia. The patient has Aortic Regurgitation, Skitzopheniaauditory Halucinations Of A Comanding Nature
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 16-year old boy with Schizophrenia. The patient has Psychosis
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 1-year old boy with Adverse Drug Reaction. The patient has Personality Change, Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 60-year old man with Uveitis. The patient has Uveitis (inflammation of the uvea)
- A study of side effects of Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 87-year old man with Depression. The patient has Acute Brain Syndrome, Acute Confusional State, Delirium (acute temporary reversible impairment of brain functioning)
Recent Clozapine related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Metformin, Klonopin, Celexa, Clozapine for a 55-year old woman who has Anxiety
- Comparions of Clozaril, Seroquel, Zyprexa, Abilify, Risperidone for a 44-year old woman who has Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Concerta, Clozapine for a 27-year old man who has Schizophrenia Simple
- Comparions of Dexedrine, Clozaril for a 38-year old man who has Add Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Clozapine, Bystolic for a 16-year old girl who has Schizophrenia
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.
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