Review: could Zetia cause Anxiety Disorder?


Anxiety disorder is found among people who take Zetia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hormone replacement therapy . We study 27,047 people who have side effects while taking Zetia from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Anxiety disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety disorder and more.

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Zetia has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zetia 26,947 users)

Anxiety Disorder

Anxiety disorder has been reported by people with suicidal ideation, drowsiness, insomnia, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 14,782 Anxiety disorder patients).

On Aug, 19, 2016

27,047 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 17 people (0.06%) have Anxiety Disorder

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zetia cause Anxiety disorder?

Time on Zetia when people have Anxiety Disorder *:

  • < 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 Anxiety Disorder when taking Zetia *:

  • female: 85.71 %
  • male: 14.29 %

Age of people who have Anxiety Disorder when taking Zetia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 18.18 %
  • 50-59: 27.27 %
  • 60+: 54.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Muscle Spasms (3 people)
  • Hypercholesterolaemia (3 people)
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (3 people)
  • Pain Management (2 people)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (11 people)
  • Crestor (8 people)
  • Lipitor (7 people)
  • Zocor (6 people)
  • Lasix (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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