Clonidine and Dementia - from FDA reports
Dementia is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Atenolol, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Dementia with Clonidine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32,994 people who have side effects when taking Clonidine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
32,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine.
Among them, 61 people (0.18%) have Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clonidine when people have Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Clonidine *:
- female: 58.33 %
- male: 41.67 %
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Clonidine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.22 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.22 %
- 40-49: 2.22 %
- 50-59: 8.89 %
- 60+: 84.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 8.20%)
- Depression (5 people, 8.20%)
- Pain (4 people, 6.56%)
- Cardiac Disorder (4 people, 6.56%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder Bipolar Type (3 people, 4.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (10 people, 16.39%)
- Lisinopril (10 people, 16.39%)
- Ativan (10 people, 16.39%)
- Atenolol (10 people, 16.39%)
- Prevacid (8 people, 13.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (18 people, 29.51%)
- Hypotension (14 people, 22.95%)
- Depression (13 people, 21.31%)
- Memory Loss (12 people, 19.67%)
- Dizziness (11 people, 18.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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