Review: could Risperdal cause Aggression?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 41,391 people who take Risperdal. Among them, 1,007 have Aggression. See who they are, when they have Aggression and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Risperdal (latest outcomes from 42,168 users) has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Risperdal include diabetes mellitus aggravated, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, weight increased, drowsiness.
Aggression (latest reports from 156,340 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 40,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 1,007 people (2.49%) have Aggression.
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How people recovered from Aggression ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (386 people, 38.33%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (115 people, 11.42%)
- Aggression (89 people, 8.84%)
- Ill-defined disorder (89 people, 8.84%)
- Depression (78 people, 7.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal consta (356 people, 35.35%)
- Seroquel (274 people, 27.21%)
- Depakote (213 people, 21.15%)
- Zyprexa (175 people, 17.38%)
- Zoloft (165 people, 16.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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