Seroquel and Syncope - from FDA reports
Syncope is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Depression . We study 85,732 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA. Among them, 920 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 Seroquel 90,889 users)
Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, primary pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 69,964 Syncope patients).
On Jan, 20, 2017
85,732 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel.
Among them, 920 people (1.07%) have Syncope
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Seroquel when people have Syncope *:
- < 1 month: 36.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.48 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.43 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.18 %
- 10+ years: 2.33 %
Gender of people who have Syncope when taking Seroquel *:
- female: 61.25 %
- male: 38.75 %
Age of people who have Syncope when taking Seroquel *:
- 0-1: 0.55 %
- 2-9: 0.14 %
- 10-19: 5.49 %
- 20-29: 7.83 %
- 30-39: 15.25 %
- 40-49: 22.25 %
- 50-59: 17.72 %
- 60+: 30.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (149 people, 16.20%)
- Bipolar Disorder (121 people, 13.15%)
- High Blood Pressure (80 people, 8.70%)
- Insomnia (79 people, 8.59%)
- Sleep Disorder (69 people, 7.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (86 people, 9.35%)
- Aspirin (83 people, 9.02%)
- Zoloft (72 people, 7.83%)
- Effexor (70 people, 7.61%)
- Lexapro (66 people, 7.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (178 people, 19.35%)
- Fall (151 people, 16.41%)
- Hypotension (140 people, 15.22%)
- Nausea (121 people, 13.15%)
- Loss Of Consciousness (109 people, 11.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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