Review: could Clozaril cause Akathisia?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 27, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 23,771 people who take Clozaril. Among them, 38 have Akathisia. See who they are, when they have Akathisia and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clozaril (latest outcomes from 23,862 users) has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Clozaril include agranulocytosis, malaise, fever, tachycardia, diabetes.
Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) (latest reports from 21,168 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, gastric disorder.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 23,771 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozaril. Among them, 38 people (0.16%) have Akathisia.
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, 42.11%)
- Depression (4 people, 10.53%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (3 people, 7.89%)
- Hypothyroidism (3 people, 7.89%)
- Borderline personality disorder (3 people, 7.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Venlafaxine hcl (9 people, 23.68%)
- Cogentin (8 people, 21.05%)
- Ativan (7 people, 18.42%)
- Fluoxetine (6 people, 15.79%)
- Zyprexa (6 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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