Concerta and Anxiety - from FDA reports


Summary

Anxiety is found among people who take Concerta, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xyrem, and have Cataplexy. This review analyzes which people have Anxiety with Concerta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,163 people who have side effects when taking Concerta from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

12,163 people reported to have side effects when taking Concerta.
Among them, 557 people (4.58%) have Anxiety


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Concerta cause Anxiety?

Time on Concerta when people have Anxiety *:

  • < 1 month: 40.24 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.05 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.98 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.88 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.32 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.88 %
  • 10+ years: 3.66 %

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Concerta *:

  • female: 47.7 %
  • male: 52.3 %

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Concerta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 19.74 %
  • 10-19: 36.05 %
  • 20-29: 12.11 %
  • 30-39: 14.74 %
  • 40-49: 10.0 %
  • 50-59: 4.21 %
  • 60+: 3.16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Cataplexy (29 people, 5.21%)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (24 people, 4.31%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (22 people, 3.95%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (12 people, 2.15%)
  • Birth Control (12 people, 2.15%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xyrem (61 people, 10.95%)
  • Prozac (58 people, 10.41%)
  • Ritalin (55 people, 9.87%)
  • Strattera (45 people, 8.08%)
  • Singulair (45 people, 8.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Suicidal Ideation (110 people, 19.75%)
  • Nausea (75 people, 13.46%)
  • Insomnia (71 people, 12.75%)
  • Agitation (69 people, 12.39%)
  • Pain (67 people, 12.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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