Clozapine and Delirium - from FDA reports


Summary

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. This review analyzes which people have Delirium with Clozapine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,727 people who have side effects when taking Clozapine from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Clozapine and have Delirium, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Clozapine and have Delirium

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Apr, 12, 2017

28,727 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine.
Among them, 275 people (0.96%) have Delirium


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clozapine cause Delirium?

Time on Clozapine when people have Delirium *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 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: 7.14 %

Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine *:

  • female: 37.26 %
  • male: 62.74 %

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 (69 people, 25.09%)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder (28 people, 10.18%)
  • Psychotic Disorder (22 people, 8.00%)
  • Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (20 people, 7.27%)
  • Depression (12 people, 4.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Abilify (22 people, 8.00%)
  • Seroquel (19 people, 6.91%)
  • Olanzapine (19 people, 6.91%)
  • Risperdal (18 people, 6.55%)
  • Lorazepam (16 people, 5.82%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Confusional State (59 people, 21.45%)
  • Agitation (57 people, 20.73%)
  • Fever (45 people, 16.36%)
  • Drowsiness (38 people, 13.82%)
  • Confusion (33 people, 12.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Delirium when taking Clozapine?

Clozapine

Clozapine has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Clozapine 29,006 users)

Delirium

Delirium (wild excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, cancer pain, insomnia (latest reports from 21,543 Delirium patients).

Browse all side effects of Clozapine

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Delirium

Delirium

Could your condition cause Delirium

Delirium

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Clozapine, Delirium

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Clozapine, Delirium