Wellbutrin xl and Neuroleptic malignant syndrome - from FDA reports
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Wellbutrin Xl. We study 12,747 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin xl from FDA. Among them, 4 have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome and more.
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On Apr, 20, 2017
12,747 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin Xl.
Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome when taking Wellbutrin Xl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 33.33 %
- 40-49: 66.67 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (1 person, 25.00%)
- Sleep Disorder (1 person, 25.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (1 person, 25.00%)
- Bipolar Disorder (1 person, 25.00%)
- Affective Disorder (1 person, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (2 people, 50.00%)
- Concerta (2 people, 50.00%)
- Abilify (2 people, 50.00%)
- Cephalexin (1 person, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tardive Dyskinesia (1 person, 25.00%)
- Pain (1 person, 25.00%)
- Nervousness (1 person, 25.00%)
- Musculoskeletal Stiffness (1 person, 25.00%)
- Fever (1 person, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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