Buspar and Depression - from FDA reports


Summary

Depression is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zoloft, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Buspar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,627 people who have side effects when taking Buspar from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 21, 2017

12,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 943 people (7.47%) have Depression


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Buspar cause Depression?

Time on Buspar when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 36.36 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.73 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.64 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.64 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
  • 10+ years: 4.55 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Buspar *:

  • female: 69.18 %
  • male: 30.82 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Buspar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.4 %
  • 10-19: 3.05 %
  • 20-29: 7.16 %
  • 30-39: 16.45 %
  • 40-49: 30.37 %
  • 50-59: 25.86 %
  • 60+: 16.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (130 people, 13.79%)
  • Quit Smoking (47 people, 4.98%)
  • High Blood Pressure (46 people, 4.88%)
  • Insomnia (41 people, 4.35%)
  • Sleep Disorder (39 people, 4.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (196 people, 20.78%)
  • Xanax (161 people, 17.07%)
  • Prozac (141 people, 14.95%)
  • Klonopin (135 people, 14.32%)
  • Prilosec (134 people, 14.21%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (218 people, 23.12%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (208 people, 22.06%)
  • Fatigue (198 people, 21.00%)
  • Weakness (181 people, 19.19%)
  • Chest Pain (173 people, 18.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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