Effexor and Pathological gambling - from FDA reports
Pathological gambling is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Mirapex, and have Restless leg syndrome . We study 65,121 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA. Among them, 95 have Pathological gambling. Find out below who they are, when they have Pathological gambling and more.
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Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Effexor 70,708 users)
Pathological gambling has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome, depression, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,789 Pathological gambling patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
65,121 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor.
Among them, 95 people (0.15%) have Pathological Gambling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Effexor when people have Pathological Gambling *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 22.22 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pathological Gambling when taking Effexor *:
- female: 66.3 %
- male: 33.7 %
Age of people who have Pathological Gambling when taking Effexor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 16.13 %
- 30-39: 16.13 %
- 40-49: 16.13 %
- 50-59: 12.9 %
- 60+: 38.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Restless Leg Syndrome (48 people, 50.53%)
- Depression (41 people, 43.16%)
- High Blood Pressure (28 people, 29.47%)
- Stress And Anxiety (26 people, 27.37%)
- Parkinson's Disease (22 people, 23.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirapex (61 people, 64.21%)
- Ambien (38 people, 40.00%)
- Flonase (34 people, 35.79%)
- Prilosec (33 people, 34.74%)
- Lexapro (30 people, 31.58%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (35 people, 36.84%)
- Depression (34 people, 35.79%)
- Emotional Distress (32 people, 33.68%)
- Stress And Anxiety (20 people, 21.05%)
- Bronchitis (19 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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