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Review: could Risperdal cause Aggression?

Summary: Aggression is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Risperdal consta, and have Schizophrenia. We study 41,483 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,007 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.

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Risperdal

Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 42,235 Risperdal users)

Aggression

Aggression has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, pain. (latest reports from 28,789 Aggression patients)

On May, 2, 2015: 41,478 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 1,007 people (2.43%) have Aggression.

Trend of Aggression in Risperdal reports

Time on Risperdal when people have Aggression * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Aggression46.89%24.86%6.21%7.91%11.30%2.82%0.00%

Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal * :

FemaleMale
Aggression27.17%72.83%

Age of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aggression0.69%11.26%22.87%12.98%12.47%11.09%8.17%20.46%

Severity of Aggression when taking Risperdal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Aggression0.00%57.14%42.86%0.00%

How people recovered from Aggression ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Aggression25.00%25.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (386 people, 38.33%)
  2. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (115 people, 11.42%)
  3. Aggression (89 people, 8.84%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (89 people, 8.84%)
  5. Depression (78 people, 7.75%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Risperdal consta (356 people, 35.35%)
  2. Seroquel (274 people, 27.21%)
  3. Depakote (213 people, 21.15%)
  4. Zyprexa (175 people, 17.38%)
  5. Zoloft (165 people, 16.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • My granddaughter is autistic and has a behavior problem. Since taking Risperdal the aggression has completely subsided. She had her blood drawn and the doctor discovered her tryclierides are too high. She is only five years old.

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Stephanie Georgieff on Aug, 16, 2012:

    I am a naturopath/acupuncturist who has a patient who tried to commit suicide by taking Ibuprofen, CLonidine, Ambien, Zyprexa Respiridone and lorazepan, he is on a respirator, and has undergon dialysis. Will there be brain damage?

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