Could Clozapine cause Delirium - from FDA reports
Delirium is found among people who take Clozapine, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Abilify, and have Schizophrenia . We study 26,851 people who have side effects while taking Clozapine from FDA. Among them, 271 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 Clozapine 27,128 users)
Delirium (wild excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, insomnia, cancer pain (latest reports from 20,560 Delirium patients).
On Jan, 19, 2017
26,851 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine.
Among them, 271 people (1.01%) have Delirium
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clozapine when people have Delirium *:
- < 1 month: 30.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
- 10+ years: 4.76 %
Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine *:
- female: 37.55 %
- male: 62.45 %
Age of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.57 %
- 20-29: 11.61 %
- 30-39: 23.21 %
- 40-49: 16.07 %
- 50-59: 27.23 %
- 60+: 18.3 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (66 people, 24.35%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (27 people, 9.96%)
- Psychotic Disorder (22 people, 8.12%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (20 people, 7.38%)
- Depression (12 people, 4.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Abilify (22 people, 8.12%)
- Olanzapine (19 people, 7.01%)
- Seroquel (18 people, 6.64%)
- Risperdal (18 people, 6.64%)
- Lorazepam (16 people, 5.90%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (58 people, 21.40%)
- Agitation (57 people, 21.03%)
- Fever (43 people, 15.87%)
- Drowsiness (38 people, 14.02%)
- Confusion (33 people, 12.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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