Related topic: Seroquel, Aggression
Review: could Seroquel cause Aggression?
Summary: Aggression could be caused by Seroquel, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Celexa, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 76,094 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,232 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.
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Seroquel (latest outcomes from 78,914 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Aggression (latest reports from 159,745 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 75,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 1,232 people (1.62%) have Aggression. They amount to 0.77% of all the 159,461 people who have Aggression on eHealthMe.
Time on Seroquel when people have Aggression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Seroquel * :
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Seroquel * :
Severity of Aggression when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Aggression ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (865 people, 70.21%)
- Depression (744 people, 60.39%)
- Bipolar i disorder (464 people, 37.66%)
- Schizophrenia (420 people, 34.09%)
- Insomnia (387 people, 31.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Celexa (348 people, 28.25%)
- Aspirin (328 people, 26.62%)
- Xanax (291 people, 23.62%)
- Seroquel xr (268 people, 21.75%)
- Risperdal (261 people, 21.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate) is often used for bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions Seroquel is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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