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Review: could Risperidone cause Multiple sclerosis?

Summary: Multiple sclerosis is reported only by a few people who take Risperidone.

We study 13,700 people who have side effects while taking Risperidone from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Multiple sclerosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Multiple sclerosis and more.

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Risperidone

Risperidone has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 14,324 Risperidone users)

Multiple sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 224,251 Multiple sclerosis patients)

On Dec, 27, 2014: 13,698 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperidone. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Multiple Sclerosis.

Trend of Multiple sclerosis in Risperidone reports

Time on Risperidone when people have Multiple sclerosis * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Risperidone * :

FemaleMale
Multiple sclerosis50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Risperidone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Multiple sclerosis0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Multiple sclerosis when taking Risperidone ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Multiple sclerosis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hallucination, auditory (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 25.00%)
  3. Mild mental retardation (1 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zyprexa (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lithium carbonate (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Methylprednisolone (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Prednisone tab (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Gilenya (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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