Review: could Seroquel cause Syncope (Fainting)?
Summary: Syncope is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 76,299 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 761 have Syncope. Find out below who they are, when they have Syncope 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)
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 49,845 Syncope patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 76,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 761 people (1.00%) have Syncope.
Time on Seroquel when people have Syncope * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Seroquel * :
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Seroquel * :
Severity of Syncope when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Syncope ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (495 people, 65.05%)
- Bipolar disorder (429 people, 56.37%)
- Anxiety (328 people, 43.10%)
- Insomnia (314 people, 41.26%)
- Sleep disorder (260 people, 34.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (296 people, 38.90%)
- Zyprexa (282 people, 37.06%)
- Risperdal (263 people, 34.56%)
- Paxil (221 people, 29.04%)
- Lexapro (219 people, 28.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Symbicort, Miralax, Zyrtec Allergy, Aspirin, Prempro, Lunesta, Zoloft, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 54-year old woman with Asthma, Constipation, Allergy, Heart Attack, Menopause Hot Flashes, Insomnia, Depression, Hypertension. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting
- A study of side effects of Seroquel for a 54-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Throat Irritation
- A study of drug interactions between Daytrana, Concerta for a 15-year old girl with ADHD. The patient has Lightheadedness - Fainting
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Letrozole for a 61-year old woman with Osteoporosis Postmenopausal, Cancer - Breast. The patient has Fainting
Recent Seroquel related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Seroquel, Ziprasidone Hydrochloride for a 29-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Seroquel Xr, Remeron for a 65-year old man who has Major Depression
- Comparions of Seroquel Xr, Marijuana for a 39-year old man who has Bipolar Ii Disorder
- Comparions of Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Quetiapine Fumarate, Temazepam, Diazepam, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 53-year old woman who has Anxiety Depression M.e.
- Comparions of Lyrica, Seroquel, Paxil, Cymbalta for a 30-year old man who has Depression
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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