Zyprexa and Swallowing difficulty - from FDA reports
Swallowing difficulty 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 Seroquel, and have Schizophrenia. This review analyzes which people have Swallowing difficulty with Zyprexa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,920 people who have side effects when taking Zyprexa from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
52,920 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyprexa.
Among them, 629 people (1.19%) have Swallowing Difficulty
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zyprexa when people have Swallowing Difficulty *:
- < 1 month: 44.04 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.02 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.5 %
- 10+ years: 0.92 %
Gender of people who have Swallowing Difficulty when taking Zyprexa *:
- female: 53.32 %
- male: 46.68 %
Age of people who have Swallowing Difficulty when taking Zyprexa *:
- 0-1: 0.37 %
- 2-9: 1.12 %
- 10-19: 3.55 %
- 20-29: 5.61 %
- 30-39: 10.47 %
- 40-49: 18.5 %
- 50-59: 17.2 %
- 60+: 43.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (88 people, 13.99%)
- Bipolar Disorder (65 people, 10.33%)
- Depression (51 people, 8.11%)
- Stress And Anxiety (40 people, 6.36%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (31 people, 4.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (78 people, 12.40%)
- Risperdal (68 people, 10.81%)
- Zoloft (62 people, 9.86%)
- Depakote (60 people, 9.54%)
- Ativan (59 people, 9.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (89 people, 14.15%)
- Weakness (86 people, 13.67%)
- Fatigue (83 people, 13.20%)
- Fall (80 people, 12.72%)
- Pain (78 people, 12.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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