Olanzapine and Sleepiness - from FDA reports
Sleepiness is found among people who take Olanzapine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clozaril, and have Schizophrenia. This review analyzes which people have Sleepiness with Olanzapine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 22,274 people who have side effects when taking Olanzapine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
22,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine.
Among them, 951 people (4.27%) have Sleepiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Olanzapine when people have Sleepiness *:
- < 1 month: 57.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.31 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.95 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Olanzapine *:
- female: 45.11 %
- male: 54.89 %
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Olanzapine *:
- 0-1: 0.79 %
- 2-9: 1.05 %
- 10-19: 6.32 %
- 20-29: 20.55 %
- 30-39: 15.55 %
- 40-49: 16.07 %
- 50-59: 16.6 %
- 60+: 23.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizophrenia (202 people, 21.24%)
- Psychotic Disorder (90 people, 9.46%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (35 people, 3.68%)
- High Blood Pressure (33 people, 3.47%)
- Agitation (26 people, 2.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Clozaril (71 people, 7.47%)
- Risperidone (60 people, 6.31%)
- Clonazepam (52 people, 5.47%)
- Lorazepam (51 people, 5.36%)
- Clozapine (50 people, 5.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (153 people, 16.09%)
- Confusional State (149 people, 15.67%)
- Fatigue (147 people, 15.46%)
- Speech Impairment (adult) (127 people, 13.35%)
- Weakness (113 people, 11.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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