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 51,448 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 602 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.

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Zyprexa

Zyprexa has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Zyprexa 52,825 users)

Confusion

Confusion has been reported by people with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, pain, abasia, weakness, musculoskeletal stiffness (latest reports from 43,518 Confusion patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

51,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa.
Among them, 602 people (1.17%) have Confusion


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zyprexa cause Confusion?

Time on Zyprexa when people have Confusion *:

  • < 1 month: 56.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.77 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.65 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.26 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.03 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.23 %
  • 10+ years: 1.61 %

Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa *:

  • female: 50.92 %
  • male: 49.08 %

Age of people who have Confusion when taking Zyprexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.37 %
  • 10-19: 3.56 %
  • 20-29: 8.24 %
  • 30-39: 12.36 %
  • 40-49: 15.73 %
  • 50-59: 18.91 %
  • 60+: 40.82 %

Severity if Confusion when taking Zyprexa **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Confusion **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Schizophrenia (48 people, 7.97%)
  • Depression (34 people, 5.65%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (34 people, 5.65%)
  • Psychotic Disorder (25 people, 4.15%)
  • Insomnia (21 people, 3.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Depakote (61 people, 10.13%)
  • Ativan (46 people, 7.64%)
  • Risperdal (37 people, 6.15%)
  • Lorazepam (33 people, 5.48%)
  • Lithium Carbonate (30 people, 4.98%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Confusional State (134 people, 22.26%)
  • Agitation (102 people, 16.94%)
  • Pyrexia (77 people, 12.79%)
  • Delirium (74 people, 12.29%)
  • Sedation (71 people, 11.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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