Risperdal and Memory impairment - from FDA reports
Memory impairment 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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Memory impairment with Risperdal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 77,390 people who have side effects when taking Risperdal from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
77,390 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 764 people (0.99%) have Memory impairment
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Memory impairment *:
- < 1 month: 27.03 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.72 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.01 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.71 %
- 10+ years: 2.7 %
Gender of people who have Memory impairment when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 48.37 %
- male: 51.63 %
Age of people who have Memory impairment when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.19 %
- 10-19: 12.13 %
- 20-29: 9.54 %
- 30-39: 11.33 %
- 40-49: 22.66 %
- 50-59: 17.3 %
- 60+: 25.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (100 people, 13.09%)
- Stress And Anxiety (54 people, 7.07%)
- Psychotic Disorder (48 people, 6.28%)
- Pain (42 people, 5.50%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (29 people, 3.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (109 people, 14.27%)
- Zyprexa (82 people, 10.73%)
- Paxil (80 people, 10.47%)
- Depakote (68 people, 8.90%)
- Lexapro (60 people, 7.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (178 people, 23.30%)
- Fatigue (173 people, 22.64%)
- Confusional State (157 people, 20.55%)
- Depression (152 people, 19.90%)
- Insomnia (144 people, 18.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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