Wellbutrin and Neuroleptic malignant syndrome - from FDA reports
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome with Wellbutrin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 65,515 people who have side effects when taking Wellbutrin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
65,515 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 92 people (0.14%) have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome when taking Wellbutrin *:
- female: 55.68 %
- male: 44.32 %
Age of people who have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome when taking Wellbutrin *:
- 0-1: 2.74 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.11 %
- 20-29: 10.96 %
- 30-39: 17.81 %
- 40-49: 19.18 %
- 50-59: 23.29 %
- 60+: 21.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (15 people, 16.30%)
- Schizophrenia (14 people, 15.22%)
- Sleep Disorder (8 people, 8.70%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 6.52%)
- Agitation (5 people, 5.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (42 people, 45.65%)
- Zyprexa (25 people, 27.17%)
- Risperdal (24 people, 26.09%)
- Lexapro (16 people, 17.39%)
- Depakote (16 people, 17.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (18 people, 19.57%)
- Diabetes (15 people, 16.30%)
- Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased (13 people, 14.13%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (12 people, 13.04%)
- Fatigue (9 people, 9.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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