Schizoaffective Disorder

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What is Schizoaffective Disorder?

Schizoaffective disorder is a category of mental conditions that includes symptoms of schizophrenia and affective disorders. It has features of both schizophrenia, including hallucinations, delusions, and distorted thinking, and a mood component, such as depression or mania.

What is it like to have Schizoaffective Disorder?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

What do patients take to treat Schizoaffective Disorder and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members
Perceived effectiveness
Overall rating of side effects
# of Evaluations

These charts show data from Schizoaffective Disorder patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Schizoaffective Disorder on PatientsLikeMe?

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 11
20s 49
30s 65
40s 56
50s 42
60s 5
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

67% Females
33% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 78
20-29 years 40
30-39 years 16
40-49 years 8
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 170
Not Diagnosed 14

These charts show data from Schizoaffective Disorder patients who have completed their condition history
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