Xanax and Paranoia - from FDA reports
Paranoia is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Paranoia with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 449 people (0.53%) have Paranoia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xanax when people have Paranoia *:
- < 1 month: 19.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.89 %
- 2 - 5 years: 27.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
- 10+ years: 25.0 %
Gender of people who have Paranoia when taking Xanax *:
- female: 63.41 %
- male: 36.59 %
Age of people who have Paranoia when taking Xanax *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.61 %
- 20-29: 8.54 %
- 30-39: 25.3 %
- 40-49: 23.78 %
- 50-59: 25.91 %
- 60+: 15.55 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (82 people, 18.26%)
- Depression (76 people, 16.93%)
- Quit Smoking (47 people, 10.47%)
- Sleep Disorder (27 people, 6.01%)
- Bipolar Disorder (24 people, 5.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (78 people, 17.37%)
- Zoloft (72 people, 16.04%)
- Seroquel (60 people, 13.36%)
- Lexapro (57 people, 12.69%)
- Ambien (55 people, 12.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (172 people, 38.31%)
- Insomnia (138 people, 30.73%)
- Pain (114 people, 25.39%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (93 people, 20.71%)
- Weight Decreased (91 people, 20.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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