Review: could Seroquel cause Loss of taste (Taste - impaired)?
Summary: Loss of taste is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lunesta, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 76,299 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 189 have Loss of taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of taste and more.
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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 79,156 Seroquel users)
Loss of taste
Loss of taste has been reported by people with insomnia, quit smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression. (latest reports from 24,313 Loss of taste patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 76,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 189 people (0.25%) 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||62.50%||12.50%||0.00%||3.12%||21.88%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of taste when taking Seroquel * :
|Loss of taste||72.31%||27.69% |
Age of people who have Loss of taste when taking Seroquel * :
|Loss of taste||0.00%||0.00%||0.89%||2.67%||15.56%||31.11%||32.89%||16.89% |
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 (53 people, 28.04%)
- Insomnia (42 people, 22.22%)
- Depression (36 people, 19.05%)
- Anxiety (35 people, 18.52%)
- Sleep disorder (33 people, 17.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lunesta (36 people, 19.05%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 17.46%)
- Xanax (32 people, 16.93%)
- Zyprexa (26 people, 13.76%)
- Chantix (22 people, 11.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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