Review: could Effient cause Drug Withdrawal Syndrome?


Drug withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Effient, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Lipitor, and have Anxiety . We study 6,696 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Effient has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from Effient 6,800 users)

Drug Withdrawal Syndrome

Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, drug dependence (latest reports from 48,524 Drug withdrawal syndrome patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

6,696 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient.
Among them, 6 people (0.09%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Effient cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?

Gender of people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Effient *:

  • female: 83.33 %
  • male: 16.67 %

Age of people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Effient *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 80 %
  • 60+: 20 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Dyspepsia (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Depression (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Anxiety (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Stent Placement (1 person, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Cymbalta (3 people, 50.00%)
  • Trilipix (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Prozac (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Imdur (2 people, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Nervousness (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Myocardial Infarction (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Dyspepsia (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Drug Ineffective (2 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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