Could Risperdal cause Death - from FDA reports
Death 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, 1,740 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperdal 67,840 users)
Death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, chronic myeloid leukaemia, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 343,988 Death patients).
On Jan, 20, 2017
66,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 1,740 people (2.61%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 39.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.21 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.98 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.02 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.66 %
- 10+ years: 0.47 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 48.58 %
- male: 51.42 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 1.74 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 2.65 %
- 20-29: 5.48 %
- 30-39: 9.6 %
- 40-49: 18.74 %
- 50-59: 16.45 %
- 60+: 45.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (318 people, 18.28%)
- Depression (84 people, 4.83%)
- Bipolar Disorder (58 people, 3.33%)
- Psychotic Disorder (54 people, 3.10%)
- Dementia (53 people, 3.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (231 people, 13.28%)
- Zyprexa (154 people, 8.85%)
- Abilify (104 people, 5.98%)
- Haldol (93 people, 5.34%)
- Aspirin (73 people, 4.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diabetes (102 people, 5.86%)
- Agitation (62 people, 3.56%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (52 people, 2.99%)
- Depression (52 people, 2.99%)
- Stress And Anxiety (51 people, 2.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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