Risperdal and Aggression - from FDA reports
Aggression is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Schizophrenia . We study 66,545 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA. Among them, 1,383 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.
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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperdal 67,843 users)
Aggression has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 38,467 Aggression patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
66,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 1,383 people (2.08%) have Aggression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Aggression *:
- < 1 month: 28.99 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.28 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.83 %
- 10+ years: 2.9 %
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 28.86 %
- male: 71.14 %
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.28 %
- 2-9: 10.55 %
- 10-19: 19.45 %
- 20-29: 17.8 %
- 30-39: 12.2 %
- 40-49: 11.38 %
- 50-59: 8.53 %
- 60+: 19.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (305 people, 22.05%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (105 people, 7.59%)
- Depression (88 people, 6.36%)
- Bipolar Disorder (82 people, 5.93%)
- Stress And Anxiety (56 people, 4.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (163 people, 11.79%)
- Depakote (145 people, 10.48%)
- Zyprexa (98 people, 7.09%)
- Zoloft (95 people, 6.87%)
- Paxil (84 people, 6.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (334 people, 24.15%)
- Abnormal Behaviour (184 people, 13.30%)
- Stress And Anxiety (162 people, 11.71%)
- Insomnia (156 people, 11.28%)
- Suicidal Ideation (143 people, 10.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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