Review: Confusion in Zyprexa
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 20, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Confusion by studying 41,924 people who take Zyprexa. We analyze: the time on Zyprexa when people have Confusion, gender and age of these people, the severity of Confusion, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Zyprexa. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zyprexa (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is used in bipolar disorder, depression, bipolar i disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Zyprexa include diabetes mellitus aggravated, diabetes, weight increased, type 2 diabetes, high blood cholesterol.
Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 20, 2013: 41,924 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa. Among them, 546 people (1.30%) have Confusion.
Time on Zyprexa when people have Confusion * :
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Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa * :
Age of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa * :
Severity of Confusion when taking Zyprexa ** :
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How people recovered from Confusion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (42 people, 7.69%)
- Bipolar disorder (41 people, 7.51%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (32 people, 5.86%)
- Depression (27 people, 4.95%)
- Psychotic disorder (23 people, 4.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Depakote (65 people, 11.90%)
- Ativan (55 people, 10.07%)
- Klonopin (41 people, 7.51%)
- Lorazepam (40 people, 7.33%)
- Risperdal (40 people, 7.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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He has been on the metolazone for some time and become low on sodium, potassium, and iron. They took him off of it cold turkey. Could there be side effects or possibly systems of some kind of detox?
(Number of patients like Lori: 5,861)
- By Donna: Can add be caused by transplant meds
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I am a kid prey transplant recipient. I recently noticed attention issues. I have tremors and muscle twitches ans extreme anxiety. .
(Number of patients like Donna: 1,253)
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(for a 38 year old woman who has Schizophrenia, and takes Olanzapine, Kemadrin)
person i have looked after for ten years was put on olanzapine 20 mg as the rispiradone had stopped working its been 2 months now and she has been getting agresive angry bossy and is still hearing things she wont do anything and is a nightmare
ie i make her dinner she drops a fork and then calls me ...
(Number of patients like bill: 318)
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