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Review: could Risperdal cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness?

Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness could be caused by Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Seroquel, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 41,444 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,328 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness and more.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 41,403 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 1,328 people (3.21%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness. They amount to 0.09% of all the 1,534,734 people who have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Risperdal reports

Time on Risperdal when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness49.58%18.91%6.72%6.30%14.29%3.78%0.42%

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Risperdal * :

FemaleMale
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness47.81%52.19%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Risperdal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.26%3.11%13.76%10.77%15.57%20.90%10.51%25.11%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Risperdal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%55.56%33.33%11.11%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (278 people, 20.93%)
  2. Depression (230 people, 17.32%)
  3. Bipolar disorder (189 people, 14.23%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (106 people, 7.98%)
  5. Anxiety (90 people, 6.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (315 people, 23.72%)
  2. Risperdal consta (273 people, 20.56%)
  3. Zyprexa (221 people, 16.64%)
  4. Depakote (211 people, 15.89%)
  5. Paxil (164 people, 12.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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