eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Geodon cause Sedation?

We study 14,493 people who have side effects while taking Geodon from FDA and social media. Among them, 252 have Sedation. Find out below who they are, when they have Sedation and more.

Stay connected: get help anytime and anywhere for people who take Geodon and have Sedation >>>

Geodon

Geodon (latest outcomes from 15,113 users) has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Sedation

Sedation (latest reports from 87,790 patients) has been reported by people with pain, schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety.

On Jul, 15, 2014: 14,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon. Among them, 252 people (1.74%) have Sedation. They amount to 0.29% of all the 87,774 people who have Sedation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sedation in Geodon reports

Time on Geodon when people have Sedation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sedation62.50%29.69%3.12%4.69%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Sedation when taking Geodon * :

FemaleMale
Sedation67.37%32.63%

Age of people who have Sedation when taking Geodon * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sedation0.98%4.90%19.61%13.73%16.67%18.14%8.82%17.16%

Severity of Sedation when taking Geodon ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Sedation ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (67 people, 26.59%)
  2. Depression (34 people, 13.49%)
  3. Mania (23 people, 9.13%)
  4. Affective disorder (20 people, 7.94%)
  5. Psychotic disorder (19 people, 7.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lamictal (38 people, 15.08%)
  2. Seroquel (37 people, 14.68%)
  3. Klonopin (29 people, 11.51%)
  4. Zyprexa (28 people, 11.11%)
  5. Lexapro (24 people, 9.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • High wbc and hemotologis can't seem to locate underlying cause.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Concerns over drug interactions, side effects associated.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I am coming off geodon and want to start taking ritalin again for my adhd. I took myself off it several years ago. I want to know if this will be safe.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Geodon, Sedation

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Tardive dyskinesia and shingles
    I have always been hypersensitive to drugs. I have multiple allergies which have in some cases caused anaphylaxis. I developed Tardive Dyskinesia after being on Geodone for five days. (stopped geodon immediately after manifestation of symptoms) The symptoms began on the third day. I have managed to ...

More reviews for: Geodon, Sedation

On eHealthMe, Geodon (ziprasidone hydrochloride) is often used for bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions Geodon is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Geodon used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Vitamin B12 for a 30-year old woman who has Hair Thin ... (25 minutes ago)

- Lamotrigine for a 59-year old woman who has Bipolar 2 (44 minutes ago)

- Garcinia Cambogia for a 54-year old woman who has Wei ... (46 minutes ago)

Related study

- Geodon side effects

 

Related symptom

- Sedation

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Sweat profusely & become uncomfortable while playing ... " (44 minutes ago)

- "Last period ended,11 days prior to taking CG.After ta ... " (46 minutes ago)

- "Pelvic pain, pain upon urinating, frequency and urgen ... " (47 minutes ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Lamotrigine and Sertraline

- Levothyroxine Thyroid and Raspberry Ketone

- Implanon and Crying

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

 

Popular searches

- Acute Rheumatic Fever
- Omeprazole
- Children's Advil Flavored
- Thrombasthenia
- Loss Of Sensation Numbness And Tingling Paresthesias Sensory Loss Tingling And Numbness

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.