Review: could Geodon cause Anxiety?
Summary: Anxiety could be caused by Geodon, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,481 people who have side effects while taking Geodon from FDA and social media. Among them, 811 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Geodon (latest outcomes from 15,098 users) has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,272,710 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 14,439 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon. Among them, 849 people (5.88%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.07% of all the 1,291,184 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Geodon when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Geodon * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Geodon * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Geodon ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (261 people, 30.74%)
- Depression (255 people, 30.04%)
- Anxiety (172 people, 20.26%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (110 people, 12.96%)
- Schizophrenia (91 people, 10.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (159 people, 18.73%)
- Zoloft (130 people, 15.31%)
- Lamictal (124 people, 14.61%)
- Chantix (123 people, 14.49%)
- Zyprexa (116 people, 13.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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