Seroquel xr and Restless leg syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless leg syndrome is found among people who take Seroquel Xr, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 9,328 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel xr from FDA. Among them, 62 have Restless leg syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg syndrome and more.
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Seroquel xr has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Seroquel xr 10,428 users)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,242 Restless leg syndrome patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
9,328 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel Xr.
Among them, 62 people (0.66%) have Restless Leg Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Seroquel Xr when people have Restless Leg Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 54.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Restless Leg Syndrome when taking Seroquel Xr *:
- female: 58.33 %
- male: 41.67 %
Age of people who have Restless Leg Syndrome when taking Seroquel Xr *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 12.77 %
- 30-39: 17.02 %
- 40-49: 25.53 %
- 50-59: 31.91 %
- 60+: 12.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (25 people, 40.32%)
- Depression (12 people, 19.35%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 12.90%)
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (4 people, 6.45%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (4 people, 6.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (5 people, 8.06%)
- Klonopin (4 people, 6.45%)
- Depakote (4 people, 6.45%)
- Mirtazapine (3 people, 4.84%)
- Effexor (3 people, 4.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (15 people, 24.19%)
- Sleep Disorder (7 people, 11.29%)
- Feeling Abnormal (7 people, 11.29%)
- Agitation (7 people, 11.29%)
- Depression (6 people, 9.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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