Abilify and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vicodin, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 69,325 people who have side effects when taking Abilify from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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69,325 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify.
Among them, 65 people (0.09%) have Shingles
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Abilify when people have Shingles *:
- < 1 month: 57.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Abilify *:
- female: 70.97 %
- male: 29.03 %
Age of people who have Shingles when taking Abilify *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.85 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain: 13 people, 20.00%
- Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 6 people, 9.23%
- Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 6 people, 9.23%
- Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes): 6 people, 9.23%
- Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 5 people, 7.69%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vicodin: 14 people, 21.54%
- Prevacid: 13 people, 20.00%
- Albuterol: 12 people, 18.46%
- Ambien: 12 people, 18.46%
- Percocet: 12 people, 18.46%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased: 20 people, 30.77%
- Pain: 20 people, 30.77%
- Pain In Extremity: 18 people, 27.69%
- Fall: 17 people, 26.15%
- Insomnia (sleeplessness): 15 people, 23.08%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
FDA reports used in this study
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Do you have Shingles while taking Abilify?
You are not alone:
Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Abilify 72,716 users)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure (latest reports from 47,218 Shingles patients).
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- Cetin M, Celik M, Cakici M, Polat M, Suner A, "Aripiprazole induced non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema: a case report", Turk Psikiyatri Dergisi, 2014 Dec .
- Crouse EL, Alastanos JN, Bozymski KM, Toscano RA, "Dysphagia with second-generation antipsychotics: A case report and review of the literature", Mental Health Clinician, 2017 Jan .
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