Prozac and Irritability - from FDA reports
Irritability is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Irritability with Prozac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 54,135 people who have side effects when taking Prozac from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 22, 2017
54,135 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 772 people (1.43%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prozac when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 27.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 22.92 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
- 10+ years: 6.25 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Prozac *:
- female: 63.09 %
- male: 36.91 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Prozac *:
- 0-1: 1.37 %
- 2-9: 1.88 %
- 10-19: 8.02 %
- 20-29: 10.07 %
- 30-39: 18.77 %
- 40-49: 30.2 %
- 50-59: 17.75 %
- 60+: 11.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (66 people, 8.55%)
- Hepatitis C (29 people, 3.76%)
- Quit Smoking (28 people, 3.63%)
- Sleep Disorder (25 people, 3.24%)
- Asthma (22 people, 2.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (88 people, 11.40%)
- Effexor (80 people, 10.36%)
- Neurontin (73 people, 9.46%)
- Cymbalta (70 people, 9.07%)
- Seroquel (64 people, 8.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (271 people, 35.10%)
- Insomnia (244 people, 31.61%)
- Agitation (229 people, 29.66%)
- Nausea (207 people, 26.81%)
- Headache (200 people, 25.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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