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Review: could Zyprexa cause Nightmare (Nightmares)?

Summary: Nightmare is found among people who take Zyprexa, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Depakote, and have Bipolar disorder.

We study 42,789 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 158 have Nightmare. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmare and more.

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Zyprexa

Zyprexa has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 43,499 Zyprexa users)

Nightmare

Nightmare (unpleasant dream) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 14,310 Nightmare patients)

On Jan, 27, 2015: 42,789 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa. Among them, 158 people (0.37%) have Nightmare.

Trend of Nightmare in Zyprexa reports

Time on Zyprexa when people have Nightmare * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nightmare23.26%9.30%18.60%2.33%44.19%2.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Nightmare when taking Zyprexa * :

FemaleMale
Nightmare47.59%52.41%

Age of people who have Nightmare when taking Zyprexa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nightmare0.00%9.66%3.45%5.52%19.31%26.90%20.00%15.17%

Severity of Nightmare when taking Zyprexa ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Nightmare ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (29 people, 18.35%)
  2. Depression (28 people, 17.72%)
  3. Psychotic disorder (15 people, 9.49%)
  4. Pain (13 people, 8.23%)
  5. Anxiety (11 people, 6.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Depakote (62 people, 39.24%)
  2. Seroquel (54 people, 34.18%)
  3. Paxil (47 people, 29.75%)
  4. Wellbutrin (44 people, 27.85%)
  5. Ativan (32 people, 20.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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