Could Paxil cause Mania - from FDA reports
Mania is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Depakote, and have Depression . We study 76,622 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA. Among them, 683 have Mania. Find out below who they are, when they have Mania and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Paxil 79,798 users)
Mania (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, bipolar i disorder (latest reports from 14,551 Mania patients).
On Dec, 20, 2016
76,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil.
Among them, 683 people (0.89%) have Mania
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Paxil when people have Mania *:
- < 1 month: 17.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.97 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.3 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.42 %
Gender of people who have Mania when taking Paxil *:
- female: 52.63 %
- male: 47.37 %
Age of people who have Mania when taking Paxil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.97 %
- 10-19: 12.09 %
- 20-29: 16.37 %
- 30-39: 18.52 %
- 40-49: 20.66 %
- 50-59: 16.96 %
- 60+: 14.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (208 people, 30.45%)
- Bipolar Disorder (61 people, 8.93%)
- Stress And Anxiety (54 people, 7.91%)
- Insomnia (28 people, 4.10%)
- Panic Disorder (26 people, 3.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Depakote (80 people, 11.71%)
- Seroquel (49 people, 7.17%)
- Zyprexa (45 people, 6.59%)
- Risperdal (42 people, 6.15%)
- Klonopin (36 people, 5.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (159 people, 23.28%)
- Insomnia (159 people, 23.28%)
- Aggression (132 people, 19.33%)
- Suicidal Ideation (128 people, 18.74%)
- Agitation (128 people, 18.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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