Review: could Seroquel cause Loss of taste?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 65,551 people who take Seroquel. Among them, 189 have Loss of taste. See who they are, when they have Loss of taste and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Seroquel (latest outcomes from 78,875 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder, insomnia. Commonly reported side effects of Seroquel include diabetes mellitus aggravated, diabetes, insomnia, type 2 diabetes, pancreatitis.
Loss of taste
Loss of taste (latest reports from 154,056 patients) has been reported by people with insomnia, quit smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes.
On Feb, 5, 2014: 65,501 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 179 people (0.27%) have Loss Of Taste.
Time on Seroquel when people have Loss of taste * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of taste||47.62%||14.29%||0.00%||4.76%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of taste when taking Seroquel * :
|Loss of taste||68.97%||31.03% |
Age of people who have Loss of taste when taking Seroquel * :
|Loss of taste||0.00%||0.00%||1.00%||3.00%||17.50%||35.00%||28.00%||15.50% |
Severity of Loss of taste when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of taste||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of taste ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (47 people, 26.26%)
- Insomnia (42 people, 23.46%)
- Depression (35 people, 19.55%)
- Anxiety (35 people, 19.55%)
- Sleep disorder (30 people, 16.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lunesta (36 people, 20.11%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 18.44%)
- Xanax (32 people, 17.88%)
- Chantix (22 people, 12.29%)
- Lipitor (21 people, 11.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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