Review: could Seroquel cause Coronary Artery Disease?


Coronary artery disease is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Depression . We study 77,282 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 313 have Coronary artery disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Coronary artery disease and more.

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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Seroquel 89,715 users)

Coronary Artery Disease

Coronary artery disease (plaque building up along the inner walls of the arteries of the heart, which narrows the arteries and restricts blood flow to the heart) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, renal failure acute, weakness, pneumonia (latest reports from 44,197 Coronary artery disease patients).

On Sep, 30, 2016

77,282 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel.
Among them, 313 people (0.41%) have Coronary Artery Disease

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Seroquel cause Coronary artery disease?

Time on Seroquel when people have Coronary Artery Disease *:

  • < 1 month: 9.21 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.53 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.32 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.37 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 23.68 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 30.26 %
  • 10+ years: 2.63 %

Gender of people who have Coronary Artery Disease when taking Seroquel *:

  • female: 51.3 %
  • male: 48.7 %

Age of people who have Coronary Artery Disease when taking Seroquel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.44 %
  • 30-39: 10.07 %
  • 40-49: 28.06 %
  • 50-59: 32.37 %
  • 60+: 28.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (95 people, 30.35%)
  • Anxiety (62 people, 19.81%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (48 people, 15.34%)
  • Sleep Disorder (36 people, 11.50%)
  • Schizophrenia (26 people, 8.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyprexa (75 people, 23.96%)
  • Lipitor (70 people, 22.36%)
  • Plavix (66 people, 21.09%)
  • Lisinopril (64 people, 20.45%)
  • Zoloft (62 people, 19.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (109 people, 34.82%)
  • Chest Pain (103 people, 32.91%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (92 people, 29.39%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (91 people, 29.07%)
  • Myocardial Infarction (91 people, 29.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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