Risperdal consta and Restless leg - from FDA reports
Restless leg is found among people who take Risperdal consta, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Risperdal, and have Schizophrenia. This review analyzes which people have Restless leg with Risperdal consta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,492 people who have side effects when taking Risperdal consta from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 14, 2017
10,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal consta.
Among them, 32 people (0.3%) have Restless leg
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal consta when people have Restless leg *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 66.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Restless leg when taking Risperdal consta *:
- female: 29.03 %
- male: 70.97 %
Age of people who have Restless leg when taking Risperdal consta *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 47.83 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 30.43 %
- 40-49: 8.7 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 13.04 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (20 people, 62.50%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (11 people, 34.38%)
- Head Injury (11 people, 34.38%)
- Psychotic Disorder (3 people, 9.38%)
- Depression (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (16 people, 50.00%)
- Olanzapine (7 people, 21.88%)
- Seroquel (5 people, 15.62%)
- Akineton (3 people, 9.38%)
- Haloperidol Decanoate (2 people, 6.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (18 people, 56.25%)
- Fatigue (16 people, 50.00%)
- Dizziness (16 people, 50.00%)
- Vision Blurred (15 people, 46.88%)
- Dry Mouth (15 people, 46.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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