Who have Delirium with Clozapine?


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 Olanzapine, and have Schizophrenia . We study 22,916 people who have side effects while taking Clozapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 217 have Delirium. Find out below who they are, when they have Delirium and more.

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Clozapine

Clozapine has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Clozapine 27,127 users)

Delirium

Delirium (wild excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, insomnia, cancer pain (latest reports from 20,557 Delirium patients).

On Dec, 03, 2016

22,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine.
Among them, 217 people (0.95%) 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: 11.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.43 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.14 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.57 %
  • 10+ years: 5.71 %

Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine *:

  • female: 38.97 %
  • male: 61.03 %

Age of people who have Delirium when taking Clozapine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.85 %
  • 20-29: 13.19 %
  • 30-39: 21.43 %
  • 40-49: 19.23 %
  • 50-59: 21.98 %
  • 60+: 20.33 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Olanzapine (19 people, 8.76%)
  • Seroquel (18 people, 8.29%)
  • Abilify (17 people, 7.83%)
  • Risperdal (16 people, 7.37%)
  • Lorazepam (16 people, 7.37%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Clozapine, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Schizoaffective Disorder (19 people, 8.76%)
  • Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (18 people, 8.29%)
  • Psychotic Disorder (13 people, 5.99%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Agitation (50 people, 23.04%)
  • Confusional State (44 people, 20.28%)
  • Drowsiness (36 people, 16.59%)
  • Fever (35 people, 16.13%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (27 people, 12.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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