Strattera and Serotonin syndrome - from FDA reports
Serotonin syndrome is found among people who take Strattera, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zoloft, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This review analyzes which people have Serotonin syndrome with Strattera. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,287 people who have side effects when taking Strattera from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 02, 2017
24,287 people reported to have side effects when taking Strattera.
Among them, 33 people (0.14%) have Serotonin Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Strattera when people have Serotonin Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 62.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Serotonin Syndrome when taking Strattera *:
- female: 48.48 %
- male: 51.52 %
Age of people who have Serotonin Syndrome when taking Strattera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 14.29 %
- 10-19: 21.43 %
- 20-29: 3.57 %
- 30-39: 17.86 %
- 40-49: 35.71 %
- 50-59: 7.14 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (23 people, 69.70%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 12.12%)
- Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (4 people, 12.12%)
- Depression (4 people, 12.12%)
- Autism Spectrum Disorder (4 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zoloft (7 people, 21.21%)
- Prozac (5 people, 15.15%)
- Ritalin (4 people, 12.12%)
- Neurontin (3 people, 9.09%)
- Latuda (3 people, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (11 people, 33.33%)
- Nightmares (7 people, 21.21%)
- Feeling Abnormal (7 people, 21.21%)
- Tremor (6 people, 18.18%)
- Arrhythmias (6 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Serotonin syndrome when taking Strattera?
Strattera has active ingredients of atomoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Strattera 25,606 users)
Serotonin syndrome (occurs when two drugs that affect the body's level of serotonin are taken together at the same time) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, major depression, insomnia (latest reports from 10,171 Serotonin syndrome patients).
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