Zyprexa Side Effects

Zyprexa Side EffectsZyprexa is an antipsychotic drug that is prescribed to people who are believed to be bipolar, have schizophrenia, psychosis and anorexia. It has been known to cause increase risk of death, weight gain, involuntary movements, birth defects, withdrawal symptoms, stroke, diabetes, blood disorders, heart problems and life-threatening neurological disorder.

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Below are some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

There have been 14,613 reports of adverse reactions to the US FDA in connection with taking Zyprexa.

Here are the top 10 adverse reactions that have been reported.

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Weight gain
  • Hypertension
  • Pancreatitis
  • Overdose
  • Hyperglycaemia
  • Death
  • Blood triglycerides increased
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Metabolic disorder

Some documented side effects of taking Zyprexa:

  • Changes in vision
  • Depression
  • Difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • Dizziness
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Hives
  • Insomnia
  • Pain in arms, legs, back or joints
  • Personality disorder
  • Restlessness
  • Seizures
  • Somnolence
  • Sore throat, fever, chills

Side effects can persist for months or even years after getting off Zyprexa.

Below is a list of other common antipsychotic drugs and some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

Click on one of the drugs listed below to find out more about the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented.

  • Abilify (13,445 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Clozaril (18,554 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Geodon (6,692 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Haldol (3,850 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Invega (4,790 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Risperdal (12,883 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Seroquel (37,268 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Fanapt (542 reports of adverse reactions)

If you or a loved one need help with getting off Zyprexa, please contact a Narconon Fresh Start drug rehab counselor today at 855-734-2223.