Review: could Geodon cause Sedation?


Summary

Sedation is found among people who take Geodon, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 14,460 people who have side effects while taking Geodon from FDA and social media. Among them, 285 have Sedation. Find out below who they are, when they have Sedation and more.

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Geodon

Geodon has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Geodon 14,966 users)

Sedation

Sedation has been reported by people with erythema multiforme, hypotension, acute kidney failure, agitation, sepsis (latest reports from 23,924 Sedation patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

14,460 people reported to have side effects when taking Geodon.
Among them, 285 people (1.97%) have Sedation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Geodon cause Sedation?

Time on Geodon when people have Sedation *:

  • < 1 month: 49.06 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.66 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.66 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.89 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sedation when taking Geodon *:

  • female: 65.77 %
  • male: 34.23 %

Age of people who have Sedation when taking Geodon *:

  • 0-1: 0.55 %
  • 2-9: 5.49 %
  • 10-19: 17.58 %
  • 20-29: 14.84 %
  • 30-39: 17.03 %
  • 40-49: 19.78 %
  • 50-59: 9.34 %
  • 60+: 15.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (50 people)
  • Depression (22 people)
  • Psychotic Disorder (16 people)
  • Schizophrenia (13 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (12 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (27 people)
  • Lamictal (26 people)
  • Zyprexa (24 people)
  • Klonopin (21 people)
  • Risperdal (19 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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