Clozaril and Akathisia - from FDA reports
Akathisia is found among people who take Clozaril, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Schizophrenia. This review analyzes which people have Akathisia with Clozaril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,609 people who have side effects when taking Clozaril from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 15, 2017
34,609 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozaril.
Among them, 69 people (0.2%) have Akathisia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clozaril when people have Akathisia *:
- < 1 month: 57.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Akathisia when taking Clozaril *:
- female: 44.12 %
- male: 55.88 %
Age of people who have Akathisia when taking Clozaril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 20.0 %
- 30-39: 30.91 %
- 40-49: 21.82 %
- 50-59: 16.36 %
- 60+: 10.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (27 people, 39.13%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (9 people, 13.04%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (5 people, 7.25%)
- Psychotic Disorder (3 people, 4.35%)
- Preventive Health Care (3 people, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (9 people, 13.04%)
- Risperdal (8 people, 11.59%)
- Depakote (8 people, 11.59%)
- Ativan (8 people, 11.59%)
- Abilify (7 people, 10.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 27.54%)
- Agitation (18 people, 26.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (13 people, 18.84%)
- Insomnia (11 people, 15.94%)
- Sedation (10 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Akathisia when taking Clozaril?
Clozaril has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Clozaril 34,786 users)
Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) has been reported by people with depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, psychotic disorder (latest reports from 7,819 Akathisia patients).
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