Review: could Risperidone cause Breast cancer?
Summary: Breast cancer is found among people who take Risperidone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Risperdal consta, and have Schizophrenia, paranoid type.
We study 13,705 people who have side effects while taking Risperidone from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer and more.
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Risperidone has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 14,328 Risperidone users)
Breast cancer has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopausal symptoms, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 77,346 Breast cancer patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 13,705 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperidone. Among them, 18 people (0.13%) have Breast Cancer.
Time on Risperidone when people have Breast cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Breast cancer when taking Risperidone * :
|Breast cancer||95.24%||4.76% |
Age of people who have Breast cancer when taking Risperidone * :
|Breast cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38%||15.38%||46.15%||23.08% |
Severity of Breast cancer when taking Risperidone ** :
How people recovered from Breast cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia, paranoid type (3 people, 16.67%)
- Schizophrenia (3 people, 16.67%)
- Parkinsonism (2 people, 11.11%)
- Laxative supportive care (2 people, 11.11%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal consta (4 people, 22.22%)
- Clonazepam (3 people, 16.67%)
- Trihexyphenidyl hcl (2 people, 11.11%)
- Amisulpiride (2 people, 11.11%)
- Quetiapine (2 people, 11.11%)
* 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 Risperidone 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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