Review: could Risperdal cause Drug Screen Positive?


Drug screen positive is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 58,955 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Drug screen positive. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug screen positive and more.

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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperdal 67,826 users)

Drug Screen Positive

Drug screen positive has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, gastrooesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 5,826 Drug screen positive patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

58,955 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 49 people (0.08%) have Drug Screen Positive

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Risperdal cause Drug screen positive?

Gender of people who have Drug Screen Positive when taking Risperdal *:

  • female: 45.65 %
  • male: 54.35 %

Age of people who have Drug Screen Positive when taking Risperdal *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.56 %
  • 20-29: 12.82 %
  • 30-39: 38.46 %
  • 40-49: 20.51 %
  • 50-59: 25.64 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (9 people, 18.37%)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Pain (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Narcolepsy (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Hypertension (3 people, 6.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (12 people, 24.49%)
  • Trazodone Hcl (10 people, 20.41%)
  • Zyprexa (8 people, 16.33%)
  • Depakote (8 people, 16.33%)
  • Clonazepam (8 people, 16.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anxiety (17 people, 34.69%)
  • Suicide Attempt (11 people, 22.45%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (9 people, 18.37%)
  • Depression (9 people, 18.37%)
  • Headache (8 people, 16.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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