Review: could Zyprexa cause Nightmare?


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 Depression . We study 44,274 people who have side effects while taking Zyprexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 165 have Nightmare. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmare and more.

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Zyprexa has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Zyprexa 45,357 users)


Nightmare (unpleasant dream) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, neuropathy peripheral, feeling abnormal, insomnia, high blood pressure (latest reports from 16,125 Nightmare patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

44,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa.
Among them, 165 people (0.37%) have Nightmare

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zyprexa cause Nightmare?

Time on Zyprexa when people have Nightmare *:

  • < 1 month: 11.76 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5.88 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.59 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.82 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.94 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Nightmare when taking Zyprexa *:

  • female: 44.51 %
  • male: 55.49 %

Age of people who have Nightmare when taking Zyprexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 6.72 %
  • 10-19: 4.48 %
  • 20-29: 6.72 %
  • 30-39: 20.15 %
  • 40-49: 26.87 %
  • 50-59: 20.15 %
  • 60+: 14.93 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (29 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (27 people)
  • Psychotic Disorder (16 people)
  • Anxiety (13 people)
  • Hallucination (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Depakote (61 people)
  • Seroquel (51 people)
  • Paxil (46 people)
  • Wellbutrin (43 people)
  • Prozac (31 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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