Risperdal and White blood cell count increased - from FDA reports
White blood cell count increased 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 Schizophrenia. This review analyzes which people have White blood cell count increased with Risperdal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,730 people who have side effects when taking Risperdal from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 17, 2017
74,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 294 people (0.39%) have White Blood Cell Count Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have White Blood Cell Count Increased *:
- < 1 month: 55.93 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.9 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.39 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have White Blood Cell Count Increased when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 47.22 %
- male: 52.78 %
Age of people who have White Blood Cell Count Increased when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 5.13 %
- 20-29: 11.97 %
- 30-39: 15.81 %
- 40-49: 20.94 %
- 50-59: 14.53 %
- 60+: 31.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (62 people, 21.09%)
- Depression (25 people, 8.50%)
- Insomnia (15 people, 5.10%)
- Preventive Health Care (14 people, 4.76%)
- Bipolar Disorder (13 people, 4.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (38 people, 12.93%)
- Seroquel (38 people, 12.93%)
- Clozaril (32 people, 10.88%)
- Lorazepam (24 people, 8.16%)
- Lithium Carbonate (20 people, 6.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (69 people, 23.47%)
- C-Reactive Protein Increased (52 people, 17.69%)
- Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (47 people, 15.99%)
- Neutrophil Count Increased (42 people, 14.29%)
- Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (40 people, 13.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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