Risperidone and Seizure - from FDA reports
Seizure is found among people who take Risperidone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Sertraline, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 23,442 people who have side effects while taking Risperidone from FDA. Among them, 129 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.
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Risperidone has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperidone 24,535 users)
Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) has been reported by people with seizures, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, depression, pain (latest reports from 26,109 Seizure patients).
On Feb, 16, 2017
23,442 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperidone.
Among them, 129 people (0.55%) have Seizure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperidone when people have Seizure *:
- < 1 month: 23.53 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 70.59 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Risperidone *:
- female: 53.54 %
- male: 46.46 %
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Risperidone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 6.41 %
- 10-19: 14.1 %
- 20-29: 6.41 %
- 30-39: 10.26 %
- 40-49: 23.08 %
- 50-59: 8.97 %
- 60+: 30.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (17 people, 13.18%)
- Depression (15 people, 11.63%)
- Schizophrenia (9 people, 6.98%)
- Psychotic Disorder (8 people, 6.20%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (6 people, 4.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Sertraline (15 people, 11.63%)
- Lasix (10 people, 7.75%)
- Vimpat (6 people, 4.65%)
- Risperdal Consta (6 people, 4.65%)
- Lyrica (6 people, 4.65%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tremor (30 people, 23.26%)
- Back Pain (23 people, 17.83%)
- Drowsiness (22 people, 17.05%)
- Fever (20 people, 15.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 14.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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