Buspar and High blood cholesterol - from FDA reports
High blood cholesterol is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have High blood cholesterol 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 Oct, 22, 2017
12,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 337 people (2.67%) have High blood cholesterol
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have High blood cholesterol *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 40 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have High blood cholesterol when taking Buspar *:
- female: 59.4 %
- male: 40.6 %
Age of people who have High blood cholesterol when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.98 %
- 2-9: 0.33 %
- 10-19: 0.65 %
- 20-29: 13.07 %
- 30-39: 13.4 %
- 40-49: 25.49 %
- 50-59: 23.2 %
- 60+: 22.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (49 people, 14.54%)
- Sleep Disorder (41 people, 12.17%)
- Insomnia (31 people, 9.20%)
- Pain (24 people, 7.12%)
- Migraine (22 people, 6.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (117 people, 34.72%)
- Zyprexa (77 people, 22.85%)
- Vioxx (76 people, 22.55%)
- Prozac (68 people, 20.18%)
- Risperdal (65 people, 19.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (108 people, 32.05%)
- Chest Pain (92 people, 27.30%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (76 people, 22.55%)
- Heart Attack (65 people, 19.29%)
- Breathing Difficulty (65 people, 19.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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