Risperdal and Psychomotor hyperactivity - from FDA reports
Psychomotor hyperactivity is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Abilify, and have Depression . We study 66,545 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA. Among them, 218 have Psychomotor hyperactivity. Find out below who they are, when they have Psychomotor hyperactivity 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)
Psychomotor hyperactivity (feelings of extreme restlessness) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, stress and anxiety, pain, asthma (latest reports from 10,747 Psychomotor hyperactivity patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
66,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 218 people (0.33%) have Psychomotor Hyperactivity
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Psychomotor Hyperactivity *:
- < 1 month: 27.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.24 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.69 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.45 %
- 10+ years: 3.45 %
Gender of people who have Psychomotor Hyperactivity when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 44.29 %
- male: 55.71 %
Age of people who have Psychomotor Hyperactivity when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 17.88 %
- 10-19: 19.55 %
- 20-29: 11.73 %
- 30-39: 7.82 %
- 40-49: 14.53 %
- 50-59: 12.29 %
- 60+: 16.2 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (39 people, 17.89%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (38 people, 17.43%)
- Schizophrenia (33 people, 15.14%)
- Bipolar Disorder (23 people, 10.55%)
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 5.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Abilify (25 people, 11.47%)
- Depakote (23 people, 10.55%)
- Paxil (20 people, 9.17%)
- Seroquel (18 people, 8.26%)
- Prozac (18 people, 8.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Aggression (55 people, 25.23%)
- Agitation (52 people, 23.85%)
- Stress And Anxiety (46 people, 21.10%)
- Insomnia (34 people, 15.60%)
- Depression (28 people, 12.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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