Malaria and Major depression - from FDA reports

Major depression is found among people with Malaria, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, take medication Lariam and have Depression. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 56 people who have Malaria from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 19, 2018

56 people who have Malaria and Major Depression are studied.

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Gender of people who have Malaria and experience Major Depression *:

  • female: 10.91 %
  • male: 89.09 %

Age of people who have Malaria and experience Major Depression *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.04 %
  • 20-29: 14.29 %
  • 30-39: 4.08 %
  • 40-49: 75.51 %
  • 50-59: 2.04 %
  • 60+: 2.04 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Depression: 17 people, 30.36%
  2. Preventive Health Care: 15 people, 26.79%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Lariam: 52 people, 92.86%
  2. Zoloft: 19 people, 33.93%
  3. Primaquine: 15 people, 26.79%
  4. Cipro: 14 people, 25.00%
  5. Malarone: 3 people, 5.36%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Memory Loss: 43 people, 76.79%
  2. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 41 people, 73.21%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 41 people, 73.21%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 40 people, 71.43%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 37 people, 66.07%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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