Review: could Risperdal cause Erectile dysfunction?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
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, 370 have Erectile dysfunction. See who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction 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.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 126,560 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 40,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 366 people (0.91%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Risperdal when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||7.06%||22.35%||4.71%||21.18%||37.65%||7.06%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Risperdal * :
|Erectile dysfunction||4.60%||95.40% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Risperdal * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||3.42%||10.00%||25.53%||37.89%||21.05%||2.11% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Risperdal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (161 people, 43.99%)
- Depression (109 people, 29.78%)
- Psychotic disorder (70 people, 19.13%)
- Bipolar disorder (63 people, 17.21%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (52 people, 14.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (182 people, 49.73%)
- Zyprexa (115 people, 31.42%)
- Abilify (92 people, 25.14%)
- Risperdal consta (88 people, 24.04%)
- Ativan (69 people, 18.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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