Review: could Risperdal cause Traumatic brain injury?
Summary: Traumatic brain injury is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 41,473 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Traumatic brain injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Traumatic brain injury and more.
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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 42,221 Risperdal users)
Traumatic brain injury
Traumatic brain injury (brain injury due to trauma) has been reported by people with depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 816 Traumatic brain injury patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 41,473 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 20 people (0.05%) have Traumatic Brain Injury.
Time on Risperdal when people have Traumatic brain injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Traumatic brain injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Risperdal * :
|Traumatic brain injury||40.00%||60.00% |
Age of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Risperdal * :
|Traumatic brain injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||50.00%||5.56%||38.89% |
Severity of Traumatic brain injury when taking Risperdal ** :
How people recovered from Traumatic brain injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (5 people, 25.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 20.00%)
- Sleep disorder (3 people, 15.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 15.00%)
- Panic attack (3 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (7 people, 35.00%)
- Abilify (6 people, 30.00%)
- Trazodone hcl (6 people, 30.00%)
- Clonazepam (5 people, 25.00%)
- Lasix (5 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between L-theanine, Gaba, Magnesium Carbonate, Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Risperdal for a 43-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Slurred Speech, Eyeball Rupture
- A study of side effects of Risperidone for a 25-year old woman with Borderline Personality Disorder. The patient has Abdominal Pain, Absent Periods (absence of normal menstrual cycle)
- A study of drug interactions between Carbamazepine, Depakote Er, Risperidone for a 30-year old man with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Vision Problems
- A study of drug interactions between Risperidone, Risperdal for a 20-year old man with Schizophrenia. The patient has Confusion, Headache
- A study of side effects of Risperdal for a 19-year old girl with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)
Recent Risperdal related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Risperidone, Baclofen, Sertraline, Cogentin, Meloxicam for a 21-year old man who has Depression
- Comparions of Risperdal, Abilify, Lamictal, Latuda for a 39-year old woman who has Bipolar
- Comparions of Risperidone, Vyvanse for a 7-year old girl who has ADHD
- Comparions of Clozaril, Seroquel, Zyprexa, Abilify, Risperidone for a 44-year old woman who has Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Prozac, Risperidone for a 20-year old woman who has Type 2 Diabetes
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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