Could Seroquel cause Amnesia - from FDA reports
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 Xanax, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 85,732 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA. Among them, 2,277 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 Seroquel 90,868 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 105,103 Amnesia patients).
On Dec, 18, 2016
85,732 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel.
Among them, 2,277 people (2.66%) have Amnesia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Seroquel when people have Amnesia *:
- < 1 month: 22.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.68 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.13 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 28.94 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.79 %
- 10+ years: 3.3 %
Gender of people who have Amnesia when taking Seroquel *:
- female: 63.03 %
- male: 36.97 %
Age of people who have Amnesia when taking Seroquel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.11 %
- 10-19: 3.24 %
- 20-29: 7.19 %
- 30-39: 12.69 %
- 40-49: 23.12 %
- 50-59: 29.93 %
- 60+: 23.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (542 people, 23.80%)
- Depression (526 people, 23.10%)
- Sleep Disorder (345 people, 15.15%)
- Stress And Anxiety (317 people, 13.92%)
- Pain (194 people, 8.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (267 people, 11.73%)
- Ambien (220 people, 9.66%)
- Klonopin (200 people, 8.78%)
- Cymbalta (196 people, 8.61%)
- Neurontin (181 people, 7.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (515 people, 22.62%)
- Stress And Anxiety (485 people, 21.30%)
- Depression (418 people, 18.36%)
- Fatigue (367 people, 16.12%)
- Confusional State (340 people, 14.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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