Risperdal and Mental disability - from FDA reports
Mental disability is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lithium Carbonate, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Mental disability 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 Oct, 18, 2017
77,390 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Mental disability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Mental disability *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 66.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mental disability when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 12.5 %
- male: 87.5 %
Age of people who have Mental disability when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 66.67 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 33.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (3 people, 37.50%)
- Tardive Dyskinesia (1 person, 12.50%)
- Osteoporosis (1 person, 12.50%)
- Gastric Disorder (1 person, 12.50%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (1 person, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperidone (5 people, 62.50%)
- Lithium Carbonate (5 people, 62.50%)
- Cogentin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Actos (3 people, 37.50%)
- Abilify (3 people, 37.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (6 people, 75.00%)
- Diabetes (6 people, 75.00%)
- Tardive Dyskinesia (5 people, 62.50%)
- Initial Insomnia (5 people, 62.50%)
- Glossodynia (5 people, 62.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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