Review: could Seroquel cause Traumatic brain injury?
Summary: Traumatic brain injury is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 76,299 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Traumatic brain injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Traumatic brain injury 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)
Traumatic brain injury
Traumatic brain injury (brain injury due to trauma) has been reported by people with depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 816 Traumatic brain injury patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 76,286 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 32 people (0.04%) have Traumatic Brain Injury.
Time on Seroquel when people have Traumatic brain injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Traumatic brain injury||31.58%||0.00%||5.26%||15.79%||5.26%||42.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Seroquel * :
|Traumatic brain injury||16.67%||83.33% |
Age of people who have Traumatic brain injury when taking Seroquel * :
|Traumatic brain injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.98%||0.00%||23.53%||58.82%||9.80%||6.86% |
Severity of Traumatic brain injury when taking Seroquel ** :
How people recovered from Traumatic brain injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (32 people, 100.00%)
- Panic attack (32 people, 100.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (32 people, 100.00%)
- Psychotic disorder (32 people, 100.00%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (32 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (32 people, 100.00%)
- Geodon (32 people, 100.00%)
- Abilify (32 people, 100.00%)
- Glucophage (32 people, 100.00%)
- Synthroid (32 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Paige (3 years ago):
No, I have no way to go off Seroquel, which has caused diabetes, because I get extremely serious sysmtpoms of shizophrenia I never had before, even when going off slowly. I believe that I have traumatic brain injury from Seroquel: As a result, I have to take about 100 mg per day so I don't go into shock.
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