Seroquel and Hypoglycemia - from FDA reports
Hypoglycemia 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. This review analyzes which people have Hypoglycemia with Seroquel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88,132 people who have side effects when taking Seroquel from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 12, 2017
88,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel.
Among them, 647 people (0.73%) have Hypoglycemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Seroquel when people have Hypoglycemia *:
- < 1 month: 12.42 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.66 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.21 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.15 %
- 2 - 5 years: 33.54 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.15 %
- 10+ years: 1.86 %
Gender of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Seroquel *:
- female: 56.79 %
- male: 43.21 %
Age of people who have Hypoglycemia when taking Seroquel *:
- 0-1: 0.33 %
- 2-9: 0.84 %
- 10-19: 3.34 %
- 20-29: 6.86 %
- 30-39: 13.38 %
- 40-49: 30.43 %
- 50-59: 23.08 %
- 60+: 21.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (229 people, 35.39%)
- Bipolar Disorder (187 people, 28.90%)
- Stress And Anxiety (140 people, 21.64%)
- Sleep Disorder (102 people, 15.77%)
- Schizophrenia (100 people, 15.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (205 people, 31.68%)
- Zyprexa (188 people, 29.06%)
- Depakote (118 people, 18.24%)
- Abilify (112 people, 17.31%)
- Lipitor (94 people, 14.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diabetes (243 people, 37.56%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (217 people, 33.54%)
- Hyperglycemia (105 people, 16.23%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (102 people, 15.77%)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis (102 people, 15.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Seroquel 93,486 users)
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