Seroquel and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Risperdal, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss with Seroquel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88,132 people who have side effects when taking Seroquel from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 27, 2017
88,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel.
Among them, 1,962 people (2.23%) have Weight Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Seroquel when people have Weight Loss *:
- < 1 month: 2.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.88 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.36 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40.51 %
- 5 - 10 years: 24.48 %
- 10+ years: 2.69 %
Gender of people who have Weight Loss when taking Seroquel *:
- female: 63.04 %
- male: 36.96 %
Age of people who have Weight Loss when taking Seroquel *:
- 0-1: 0.66 %
- 2-9: 0.66 %
- 10-19: 3.15 %
- 20-29: 8.45 %
- 30-39: 25.47 %
- 40-49: 37.35 %
- 50-59: 19.94 %
- 60+: 4.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (826 people, 42.10%)
- Bipolar Disorder (689 people, 35.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (366 people, 18.65%)
- Schizophrenia (333 people, 16.97%)
- Sleep Disorder (328 people, 16.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (727 people, 37.05%)
- Zyprexa (606 people, 30.89%)
- Abilify (555 people, 28.29%)
- Geodon (463 people, 23.60%)
- Zoloft (321 people, 16.36%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (1,105 people, 56.32%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (888 people, 45.26%)
- Diabetes (709 people, 36.14%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (444 people, 22.63%)
- Weight Increased (388 people, 19.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Weight loss when taking Seroquel?
Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Seroquel 93,437 users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 29,430 Weight loss patients).
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