Review: could Clozaril cause Ocd (Obsessive-compulsive disorder)?
Summary: Ocd is found among people who take Clozaril, especially for people who are male, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Citalopram hydrobromide, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 25,523 people who have side effects while taking Clozaril from FDA and social media. Among them, 160 have Ocd. Find out below who they are, when they have Ocd and more.
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Clozaril has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from 25,619 Clozaril users)
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 8,950 Ocd patients)
On Apr, 18, 2015: 25,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozaril. Among them, 160 people (0.63%) have Ocd.
Time on Clozaril when people have Ocd * :
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Gender of people who have Ocd when taking Clozaril * :
Age of people who have Ocd when taking Clozaril * :
Severity of Ocd when taking Clozaril ** :
How people recovered from Ocd ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (160 people, 100.00%)
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (129 people, 80.62%)
- Constipation (59 people, 36.88%)
- Dyspepsia (50 people, 31.25%)
- Depression (16 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Citalopram hydrobromide (104 people, 65.00%)
- Risperidone (85 people, 53.12%)
- Clomipramine hcl (67 people, 41.88%)
- Escitalopram (67 people, 41.88%)
- Haloperidol (66 people, 41.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Lexapro, Abilify for a 18-year old girl with Anxiety Disorder, Depression Suicidal. The patient has Ocd, Anxiety
- A study of drug interactions between Zyrtec, Protonix, Apriso, Singulair for a 13-year old girl with Allergy To Plants, Heartburn - Chronic, Crohn's Disease, Asthma. The patient has Insomnia, Ocd
- A study of drug interactions between Bupropion Hydrochloride, Clozapine, Bicalutamide, FinasteRide for a 52-year old man with Depression, Schizophrenia Simple, Priapism. The patient has Runny Nose, Priapism
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 31-year old woman with Psychosis. The patient has Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 35-year old man with Schizophrenia. The patient has Restless Legs Syndrome
Recent Clozaril related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Olanzapine, Clozapine for a 18-year old boy who has Stem Cell Research
- Comparions of Metformin, Klonopin, Celexa, Clozapine for a 55-year old woman who has Anxiety
- Comparions of Clozaril, Seroquel, Zyprexa, Abilify, Risperidone for a 44-year old woman who has Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Concerta, Clozapine for a 27-year old man who has Schizophrenia Simple
- Comparions of Dexedrine, Clozaril for a 38-year old man who has Add Schizophrenia
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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