Risperdal and Fluid retention - from FDA reports
Fluid retention is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Schizophrenia . We study 66,545 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA. Among them, 68 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperdal 67,844 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,420 Fluid retention patients).
On Feb, 22, 2017
66,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 68 people (0.1%) have Fluid Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Fluid Retention *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 37.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 51.52 %
- male: 48.48 %
Age of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 13.21 %
- 20-29: 7.55 %
- 30-39: 9.43 %
- 40-49: 28.3 %
- 50-59: 26.42 %
- 60+: 15.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (9 people, 13.24%)
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 8.82%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (6 people, 8.82%)
- Affective Disorder (6 people, 8.82%)
- Pain (5 people, 7.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (12 people, 17.65%)
- Zantac (8 people, 11.76%)
- Prilosec (7 people, 10.29%)
- Effexor (7 people, 10.29%)
- Ativan (7 people, 10.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (30 people, 44.12%)
- Breathing Difficulty (15 people, 22.06%)
- Oedema Peripheral (11 people, 16.18%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 16.18%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (10 people, 14.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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