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Review: could Zyprexa cause Confusion?





Summary: Confusion is found among people who take Zyprexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Depakote, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 42,786 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 554 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Zyprexa and have Confusion >>>

Zyprexa

Zyprexa has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Zyprexa 43,497 users)

Confusion

Confusion has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Confusion 36,429 patients)

On Dec, 1, 2014: 42,786 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa. Among them, 558 people (1.30%) have Confusion.

Trend of Confusion in Zyprexa reports

Time on Zyprexa when people have Confusion * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Confusion55.30%23.48%5.30%5.30%6.06%4.55%0.00%

Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa * :

FemaleMale
Confusion53.49%46.51%

Age of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Confusion0.00%0.33%3.10%8.82%13.56%14.22%17.32%42.65%

Severity of Confusion when taking Zyprexa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Confusion0.00%44.44%55.56%0.00%

How people recovered from Confusion ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Confusion0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (46 people, 8.24%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (43 people, 7.71%)
  3. Schizoaffective disorder (32 people, 5.73%)
  4. Depression (28 people, 5.02%)
  5. Psychotic disorder (23 people, 4.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Depakote (66 people, 11.83%)
  2. Ativan (55 people, 9.86%)
  3. Klonopin (43 people, 7.71%)
  4. Risperdal (41 people, 7.35%)
  5. Lorazepam (40 people, 7.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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