A study for a 23 year old woman who takes Pristiq - from FDA reports


525 females aged 23 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 23 year old female patient who has Anxiety Disorder. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jan, 10, 2019

525 females aged 23 (±5) who take Pristiq are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pristiq for a 23-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 23
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Anxiety Disorder
  • Drugs taken:
    • Pristiq (desvenlafaxine succinate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Coughing: 1 (0.19% of females aged 23 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Suicidal ideation
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Nausea and vomiting
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Drowsiness
  7. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  8. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  9. Breathing difficulty
  10. Rashes (redness)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Dizziness
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  4. Headache (pain in head)
  5. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  6. Feeling abnormal
  7. High blood pressure
  8. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  9. Nausea and vomiting
  10. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  4. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  6. Speech disorder
  7. Nausea and vomiting
  8. Balance disorder
  9. Feeling of body temperature change
  10. Weight increased
1 - 2 years:
  1. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  2. Gallbladder injury
  3. Dizziness
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  5. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)
  6. Alcohol interaction
  7. Drug ineffective
  8. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  9. Cholecystitis acute (rapid infection of gallbladder)
  10. Impaired driving ability
2 - 5 years:
  1. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  2. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  3. Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance)
  4. Chest pain
  5. Feeling abnormal
  6. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)
  7. Breathing difficulty
  8. Suicidal ideation
  9. Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)
  10. Feeling cold
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Feeling abnormal
  6. Pain
  7. Overdose
  8. Nausea and vomiting
  9. Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)
  10. Drowsiness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Birth Control : 39 people, 7.43%
  2. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 13 people, 2.48%
  3. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 10 people, 1.90%
  4. Headache (pain in head): 10 people, 1.90%
  5. Sleep Disorder : 9 people, 1.71%
  6. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 8 people, 1.52%
  7. Postpartum Depression (depression suffered by a mother following childbirth): 8 people, 1.52%
  8. Pain : 7 people, 1.33%
  9. Back Pain : 7 people, 1.33%
  10. Panic Disorder : 7 people, 1.33%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Yaz (26 people, 4.95%)
  2. Klonopin (24 people, 4.57%)
  3. Abilify (20 people, 3.81%)
  4. Yasmin (19 people, 3.62%)
  5. Ambien (18 people, 3.43%)
  6. Lamictal (18 people, 3.43%)
  7. Xanax (17 people, 3.24%)
  8. Seroquel (17 people, 3.24%)
  9. Topamax (12 people, 2.29%)
  10. Cymbalta (12 people, 2.29%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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