Effexor and Short-term memory loss - from FDA reports
Short-term memory loss is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression . We study 65,121 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA. Among them, 2,059 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Effexor 70,694 users)
Short-term Memory Loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,178 Short-term memory loss patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
65,121 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor.
Among them, 2,059 people (3.16%) have Short-term Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Effexor when people have Short-term Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 35.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.21 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.7 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.46 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.21 %
- 10+ years: 4.04 %
Gender of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Effexor *:
- female: 73.48 %
- male: 26.52 %
Age of people who have Short-term Memory Loss when taking Effexor *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 2.35 %
- 20-29: 5.78 %
- 30-39: 14.54 %
- 40-49: 24.63 %
- 50-59: 29.78 %
- 60+: 22.79 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (615 people, 29.87%)
- Stress And Anxiety (224 people, 10.88%)
- Pain (159 people, 7.72%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (112 people, 5.44%)
- Bipolar Disorder (101 people, 4.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (244 people, 11.85%)
- Ambien (240 people, 11.66%)
- Xanax (232 people, 11.27%)
- Seroquel (185 people, 8.98%)
- Lipitor (166 people, 8.06%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (602 people, 29.24%)
- Depression (488 people, 23.70%)
- Fatigue (486 people, 23.60%)
- Dizziness (449 people, 21.81%)
- Headache (425 people, 20.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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