Could Lexapro cause Anger - from FDA reports
Anger is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 408 have Anger. Find out below who they are, when they have Anger and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,086 users)
Anger has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 22,315 Anger patients).
On Dec, 24, 2016
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 408 people (0.86%) have Anger
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Anger *:
- < 1 month: 25.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.99 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.05 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.74 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.15 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Anger when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 54.94 %
- male: 45.06 %
Age of people who have Anger when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 3.05 %
- 10-19: 10.06 %
- 20-29: 13.41 %
- 30-39: 14.33 %
- 40-49: 22.87 %
- 50-59: 19.51 %
- 60+: 16.46 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (172 people, 42.16%)
- Stress And Anxiety (77 people, 18.87%)
- Quit Smoking (36 people, 8.82%)
- Sleep Disorder (33 people, 8.09%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (31 people, 7.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (81 people, 19.85%)
- Ambien (76 people, 18.63%)
- Seroquel (70 people, 17.16%)
- Wellbutrin (58 people, 14.22%)
- Neurontin (57 people, 13.97%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (147 people, 36.03%)
- Stress And Anxiety (138 people, 33.82%)
- Suicidal Ideation (127 people, 31.13%)
- Memory Loss (101 people, 24.75%)
- Fatigue (96 people, 23.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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