Review: could Seroquel cause Pernicious anaemia?
Summary: Pernicious anaemia could be caused by Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Clonazepam, and have Anxiety.
We study 76,092 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Pernicious anaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pernicious anaemia and more.
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Seroquel (latest outcomes from 78,914 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Pernicious anaemia (anaemia due to lack of vitamin b12) (latest reports from 3,022 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, hypothyroidism, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol, depression.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 76,092 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 10 people (0.01%) have Pernicious Anaemia. They amount to 0.33% of all the 3,022 people who have Pernicious Anaemia on eHealthMe.
Time on Seroquel when people have Pernicious anaemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pernicious anaemia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Pernicious anaemia when taking Seroquel * :
|Pernicious anaemia||94.12%||5.88% |
Age of people who have Pernicious anaemia when taking Seroquel * :
|Pernicious anaemia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.88%||29.41%||64.71%||0.00% |
Severity of Pernicious anaemia when taking Seroquel ** :
How people recovered from Pernicious anaemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (10 people, 100.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (10 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (7 people, 70.00%)
- Borderline personality disorder (4 people, 40.00%)
- Antidepressant therapy (4 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (7 people, 70.00%)
- Prevacid (6 people, 60.00%)
- Trileptal (6 people, 60.00%)
- Singulair (6 people, 60.00%)
- Mirapex (6 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
Seroquel makes muscles stiff. Feel terrible every morning or afternoon when I wake. Can hardly make it to bathroom and back. Sit in recliner most of day with no energy to do anything. Have severe sweating with any amount of physical activity, such as washing dishes or folding clothes. Back pain in lower back to the point of feeling as if my legs will collapse and bend underneathme.
From this study (1 week ago):
i was taking escitalopram(20 mg) and quetiapine xr (150 mg) and i was doing good on this medication but i was managing the drowsiness and dry throat because of this medication and i was able to manage it...i took this combination for one year but the problem started when i start taking fluvoxamine(50 mg) along with this for 4 months ...after this my life changed compeletely ....i became compelety emotionless and no sexual feeling and doctor told me this is a case of anhedonia
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Started noticing my front right mid thigh loosing muscle mass last month. Not sure what to do and if seroquel caused this. I am 35, active , good health overall.
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