Review: could Risperdal cause Potassium - high?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
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, 167 have Potassium - high. See who they are, when they have Potassium - high 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.
Potassium - high
Potassium - high (damage to or disease of the kidney) (latest reports from 185,764 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, pain, type 2 diabetes, cardiac failure.
On Feb, 13, 2014: 40,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 165 people (0.41%) have Potassium - High.
Time on Risperdal when people have Potassium - high * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Potassium - high||34.21%||7.89%||18.42%||7.89%||26.32%||2.63%||2.63% |
Gender of people who have Potassium - high when taking Risperdal * :
|Potassium - high||46.96%||53.04% |
Age of people who have Potassium - high when taking Risperdal * :
|Potassium - high||0.00%||1.24%||4.97%||6.21%||9.32%||21.12%||13.66%||43.48% |
Severity of Potassium - high when taking Risperdal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Potassium - high||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Potassium - high ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Potassium - high||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (25 people, 15.15%)
- Schizophrenia (24 people, 14.55%)
- Depression (13 people, 7.88%)
- Anxiety (10 people, 6.06%)
- Hypertension (10 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (39 people, 23.64%)
- Zyprexa (34 people, 20.61%)
- Lisinopril (20 people, 12.12%)
- Haldol (19 people, 11.52%)
- Xanax (18 people, 10.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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