Requip and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Requip, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Sinemet, and have Sleep disorder. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Requip. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,790 people who have side effects when taking Requip from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
15,790 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip.
Among them, 60 people (0.38%) have Withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Requip when people have Withdrawal syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip *:
- female: 59.65 %
- male: 40.35 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.17 %
- 40-49: 21.74 %
- 50-59: 23.91 %
- 60+: 52.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Sleep Disorder (12 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (9 people, 15.00%)
- Depression (8 people, 13.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 10.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Sinemet (10 people, 16.67%)
- Klonopin (7 people, 11.67%)
- Prozac (6 people, 10.00%)
- Neurontin (6 people, 10.00%)
- Lyrica (6 people, 10.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (17 people, 28.33%)
- Panic Disorder (13 people, 21.67%)
- Depression (12 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (10 people, 16.67%)
- Hallucinations (9 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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