Related topic: Clozaril, Akathisia
Review: could Clozaril cause Akathisia?
Summary: Akathisia could be caused by Clozaril, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Venlafaxine hcl, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 25,518 people who have side effects while taking Clozaril from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Akathisia. Find out below who they are, when they have Akathisia and more.
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Clozaril (latest outcomes from 25,613 users) has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia.
Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) (latest reports from 22,101 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, gastric disorder.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 25,518 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozaril. Among them, 40 people (0.16%) have Akathisia. They amount to 0.18% of all the 22,084 people who have Akathisia on eHealthMe.
Time on Clozaril when people have Akathisia * :
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Gender of people who have Akathisia when taking Clozaril * :
Age of people who have Akathisia when taking Clozaril * :
Severity of Akathisia when taking Clozaril ** :
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How people recovered from Akathisia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (16 people, 40.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 10.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (3 people, 7.50%)
- Hypothyroidism (3 people, 7.50%)
- Borderline personality disorder (3 people, 7.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Venlafaxine hcl (9 people, 22.50%)
- Cogentin (8 people, 20.00%)
- Ativan (7 people, 17.50%)
- Fluoxetine (6 people, 15.00%)
- Zyprexa (6 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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