Olanzapine and Sleepiness - from FDA reports
Sleepiness is found among people who take Olanzapine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Risperidone, and have Schizophrenia . We study 19,861 people who have side effects while taking Olanzapine from FDA. Among them, 851 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Olanzapine has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Olanzapine 20,290 users)
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,734 Sleepiness patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
19,861 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine.
Among them, 851 people (4.28%) have Sleepiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Olanzapine when people have Sleepiness *:
- < 1 month: 57.35 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.74 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.15 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.68 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Olanzapine *:
- female: 45.15 %
- male: 54.85 %
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Olanzapine *:
- 0-1: 0.57 %
- 2-9: 1.0 %
- 10-19: 6.3 %
- 20-29: 20.77 %
- 30-39: 16.19 %
- 40-49: 15.04 %
- 50-59: 16.19 %
- 60+: 23.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (177 people, 20.80%)
- Psychotic Disorder (69 people, 8.11%)
- Bipolar Disorder (66 people, 7.76%)
- Depression (49 people, 5.76%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (35 people, 4.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperidone (60 people, 7.05%)
- Clozaril (59 people, 6.93%)
- Clonazepam (52 people, 6.11%)
- Lorazepam (51 people, 5.99%)
- Clozapine (50 people, 5.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (133 people, 15.63%)
- Agitation (132 people, 15.51%)
- Confusional State (123 people, 14.45%)
- Weakness (106 people, 12.46%)
- Dizziness (103 people, 12.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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