Review: could Risperdal cause Acute lymphocytic leukaemia?
Summary: Acute lymphocytic leukaemia could be caused by Risperdal, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Simvastatin, and have Neuropathy.
We study 41,444 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia and more.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 41,444 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 8 people (0.02%) have Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia. They amount to 0.08% of all the 10,602 people who have Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia on eHealthMe.
Time on Risperdal when people have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acute lymphocytic leukaemia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia when taking Risperdal * :
|Acute lymphocytic leukaemia||63.64%||36.36% |
Age of people who have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia when taking Risperdal * :
|Acute lymphocytic leukaemia||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50% |
Severity of Acute lymphocytic leukaemia when taking Risperdal ** :
How people recovered from Acute lymphocytic leukaemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuropathy (3 people, 37.50%)
- Prophylaxis (3 people, 37.50%)
- Labile hypertension (3 people, 37.50%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Haldol (3 people, 37.50%)
- Benztropine mesylate (3 people, 37.50%)
- Gabapentin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Lorazepam (3 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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