Review: could Seroquel cause Amnesia (Memory loss)?
Summary: Amnesia is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel xr, and have Depression.
We study 76,310 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,914 have Amnesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Amnesia and more.
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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 79,169 Seroquel users)
Amnesia (deficit in memory caused by brain damage, disease, or psychological trauma) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 68,277 Amnesia patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 76,299 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 1,937 people (2.54%) have Amnesia.
Time on Seroquel when people have Amnesia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Amnesia when taking Seroquel * :
Age of people who have Amnesia when taking Seroquel * :
Severity of Amnesia when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Amnesia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1,435 people, 74.08%)
- Bipolar disorder (1,282 people, 66.18%)
- Sleep disorder (1,248 people, 64.43%)
- Anxiety (1,077 people, 55.60%)
- Bipolar i disorder (504 people, 26.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel xr (643 people, 33.20%)
- Xanax (596 people, 30.77%)
- Lamictal (514 people, 26.54%)
- Klonopin (467 people, 24.11%)
- Ativan (425 people, 21.94%)
* 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 side effects of Indapamide for a 61-year old woman with Hypertension. The patient has Sweating Increased, Anxiety, Forgetfulness
- A study of side effects of Quetiapine Fumarate for a 20-year old woman with Miscarriage. The patient has Depression, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Yellow Skin, Stomach Pain, Irritability, Decreased Appetite, Headache, Nausea
- A study of drug interactions between Quetiapine Fumarate, Klonopin, Divalproex for a 25-year old woman with Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Lower Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Zanaflex, Klonopin, Vicodin, Fentanyl-50, Sinemet Cr, Seroquel, Depakote Er for a 58-year old woman with Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Chronic Pain, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Parkinson's Disease, Psychosis. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Sweating Fever, Congestive Heart Failure, Hallucinations
- A study of drug interactions between Daytrana, Lorazepam, Lexapro, Risperdal for a 27-year old woman with ADHD, Anxiety, Major Depression, Depression. The patient has Thinking Slowed, Tingling And Numbness, Memory Loss
Recent Seroquel related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Atomoxetine Hydrochloride, Seroquel for a 34-year old man who has ADHD
- Comparions of Seroquel, Baclofen for a 22-year old woman who has Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension
- Comparions of Alprazolam, Quetiapine Fumarate, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Paroxetine Hydrochloride for a 28-year old man who has George
- Comparions of Seroquel, Ziprasidone Hydrochloride for a 29-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Seroquel Xr, Remeron for a 65-year old man who has Major Depression
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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