Lipoedema and drugs of ingredients of quetiapine fumarate - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Summary:

Lipoedema is reported only by a few people who take drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. This phase IV clinical study analyzes 174,617 people who have side effects while taking drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate from the the FDA. Among them, 2 have Lipoedema. Find out below who they are, when they have Lipoedema and more.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Quetiapine fumarate, Seroquel, Seroquel xr.

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On Aug, 05, 2022

174,617 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Lipoedema


What is Lipoedema?

Lipoedema (abnormally fat below the waist) is found to be associated with 129 drugs and 85 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate cause Lipoedema?

Time on drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate when people have Lipoedema *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Lipoedema when taking drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Lipoedema when taking drugs with ingredients of quetiapine fumarate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 100 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Panic Disorder: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Birth Control: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (a chronic condition including attention difficulty, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness): 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Depressed Mood: 1 person, 50.00%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Strattera: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Ritalin: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Mirena: 2 people, 100.00%

Other side effects people have besides Lipoedema *:

  1. Weight Increased: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Suicidal Ideation: 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Self Injurious Behavior: 2 people, 100.00%
  4. Nervousness: 2 people, 100.00%
  5. Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood): 2 people, 100.00%
  6. Varicose Vein (veins that have become enlarged and tortuous): 2 people, 100.00%
  7. Hair Loss: 2 people, 100.00%
  8. Loss Of Libido (loss of sexual urge): 2 people, 100.00%
  9. Irritability: 2 people, 100.00%
  10. Hypometabolism (abnormal decrease in metabolic rate): 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on quetiapine fumarate. All drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. brand name and generic drugs) are considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

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