Fluoxetine and Suicidal ideation - from FDA reports
Suicidal ideation is found among people who take Fluoxetine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diazepam, and have Depression . We study 40,566 people who have side effects while taking Fluoxetine from FDA. Among them, 1,193 have Suicidal ideation. Find out below who they are, when they have Suicidal ideation and more.
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Fluoxetine has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Fluoxetine 43,683 users)
Suicidal ideation has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 58,633 Suicidal ideation patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
40,566 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine.
Among them, 1,193 people (2.94%) have Suicidal Ideation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fluoxetine when people have Suicidal Ideation *:
- < 1 month: 46.19 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.78 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.51 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.24 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.66 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.24 %
- 10+ years: 3.39 %
Gender of people who have Suicidal Ideation when taking Fluoxetine *:
- female: 60.97 %
- male: 39.03 %
Age of people who have Suicidal Ideation when taking Fluoxetine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.27 %
- 10-19: 15.27 %
- 20-29: 17.18 %
- 30-39: 18.24 %
- 40-49: 19.41 %
- 50-59: 17.92 %
- 60+: 10.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (368 people, 30.85%)
- Stress And Anxiety (97 people, 8.13%)
- Pain (53 people, 4.44%)
- Major Depression (50 people, 4.19%)
- Bipolar Disorder (43 people, 3.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Diazepam (92 people, 7.71%)
- Clonazepam (61 people, 5.11%)
- Lorazepam (57 people, 4.78%)
- Ibuprofen (57 people, 4.78%)
- Prozac (56 people, 4.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (394 people, 33.03%)
- Stress And Anxiety (322 people, 26.99%)
- Agitation (218 people, 18.27%)
- Fatigue (177 people, 14.84%)
- Insomnia (167 people, 14.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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