Review: could Xanax cause Personality Disorder?


Summary

Personality disorder is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Anxiety . We study 55,301 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 have Personality disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Personality disorder and more.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 58,024 users)

Personality Disorder

Personality disorder has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pancreatitis, hepatitis, c-reactive protein increased, chest pain (latest reports from 1,673 Personality disorder patients).

On Jul, 26, 2016

55,301 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 77 people (0.14%) have Personality Disorder


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Personality disorder?

Time on Xanax when people have Personality Disorder *:

  • < 1 month: 84.21 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 10.53 %

Gender of people who have Personality Disorder when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 72.37 %
  • male: 27.63 %

Age of people who have Personality Disorder when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.88 %
  • 30-39: 16.18 %
  • 40-49: 60.29 %
  • 50-59: 10.29 %
  • 60+: 7.35 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Anxiety (15 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (14 people)
  • Pain (14 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (10 people)
  • Depression (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (16 people)
  • Prozac (14 people)
  • Paxil (14 people)
  • Oxycontin (14 people)
  • Neurontin (12 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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