Review: could Fluoxetine cause Short-term memory loss (Memory loss)?
We study 26,408 people who have side effects while taking Fluoxetine from FDA and social media. Among them, 621 have Short-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Short-term memory loss and more.
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Fluoxetine (latest outcomes from 28,105 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss (latest reports from 467,146 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Oct, 28, 2014: 26,387 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine. Among them, 621 people (2.35%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Fluoxetine when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||19.70%||33.33%||7.58%||6.06%||9.09%||9.09%||15.15% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Fluoxetine * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||0.19%||6.48%||7.62%||9.90%||24.19%||31.81%||19.81% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Fluoxetine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||2.78%||75.00%||16.67%||5.56% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (181 people, 29.15%)
- Anxiety (45 people, 7.25%)
- Multiple sclerosis (31 people, 4.99%)
- Pain (27 people, 4.35%)
- Convulsion (27 people, 4.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fluoxetine hcl (152 people, 24.48%)
- Omeprazole (89 people, 14.33%)
- Fluoxetine hydrochloride (80 people, 12.88%)
- Clonazepam (76 people, 12.24%)
- Alprazolam (67 people, 10.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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