Review: could Seroquel cause High cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?
Summary: High cholesterol is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Risperdal, and have Depression.
We study 76,286 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,105 have High cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more.
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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 79,141 Seroquel users)
High cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,803 High cholesterol patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 76,261 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 3,105 people (4.07%) have High Cholesterol.
Time on Seroquel when people have High cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High cholesterol||6.08%||8.71%||5.87%||16.50%||36.43%||24.13%||2.27% |
Gender of people who have High cholesterol when taking Seroquel * :
|High cholesterol||64.33%||35.67% |
Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Seroquel * :
|High cholesterol||0.49%||0.04%||0.95%||7.48%||21.29%||40.21%||24.17%||5.37% |
Severity of High cholesterol when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High cholesterol||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67% |
How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High cholesterol||14.29%||28.57%||57.14% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Sleep disorder (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Schizophrenia (3,105 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperdal (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Zyprexa (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Abilify (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Geodon (3,105 people, 100.00%)
- Depakote (3,082 people, 99.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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BREAK down FOOL!
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Get your medical records
and consult w/your doctor
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Is it true in the states that a psych doc can up and just leave and refuse to treat you because you tried to kill yourself, especially if you didn't have a contact for life with you r doc?
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