Lexapro and Forgetfulness - from FDA reports


Summary

Forgetfulness is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Forgetfulness with Lexapro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,806 people who have side effects when taking Lexapro from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 16, 2017

51,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 1,760 people (3.4%) have Forgetfulness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lexapro cause Forgetfulness?

Time on Lexapro when people have Forgetfulness *:

  • < 1 month: 39.53 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.79 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.05 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.49 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.95 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.19 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Lexapro *:

  • female: 67.97 %
  • male: 32.03 %

Age of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Lexapro *:

  • 0-1: 0.15 %
  • 2-9: 0.15 %
  • 10-19: 2.85 %
  • 20-29: 8.62 %
  • 30-39: 12.31 %
  • 40-49: 20.69 %
  • 50-59: 26.77 %
  • 60+: 28.46 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (175 people, 9.94%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (138 people, 7.84%)
  • Sleep Disorder (127 people, 7.22%)
  • Insomnia (115 people, 6.53%)
  • High Blood Pressure (101 people, 5.74%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (310 people, 17.61%)
  • Xanax (241 people, 13.69%)
  • Nexium (207 people, 11.76%)
  • Neurontin (200 people, 11.36%)
  • Seroquel (174 people, 9.89%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (407 people, 23.12%)
  • Pain (381 people, 21.65%)
  • Headache (362 people, 20.57%)
  • Dizziness (339 people, 19.26%)
  • Confusional State (328 people, 18.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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