Periactin and Anxiety - from FDA reports
Anxiety is found among people who take Periactin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Alcoholism. This review analyzes which people have Anxiety with Periactin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,553 people who have side effects when taking Periactin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 09, 2017
1,553 people reported to have side effects when taking Periactin.
Among them, 23 people (1.48%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Periactin when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Periactin *:
- female: 82.61 %
- male: 17.39 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Periactin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 14.29 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 19.05 %
- 30-39: 9.52 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 9.52 %
- 60+: 33.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Back Disorder (5 people, 21.74%)
- Alcoholism (5 people, 21.74%)
- Migraine (3 people, 13.04%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 13.04%)
- Pain (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (8 people, 34.78%)
- Oxycontin (7 people, 30.43%)
- Lortab (7 people, 30.43%)
- Topamax (5 people, 21.74%)
- Paxil (5 people, 21.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (11 people, 47.83%)
- Mood Swings (7 people, 30.43%)
- General Physical Health Deterioration (6 people, 26.09%)
- Drug Dependence (6 people, 26.09%)
- Anhedonia (6 people, 26.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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