Psychosis Disorder

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What is Psychosis Disorder?

Psychotic states may occur from the use of both legal and illegal substances which maybe prescription and non-prescription. Depending on the substance and the duration of use the psychosis may be reversible with the removal of the substance.

What is it like to have Psychosis Disorder?

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

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Psychosis Disorder and its symptoms?

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Risperidone, Arketin, Buzon) 6 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
40
How many evaluations
31
Treatment name(s)

(Cobalt-Quetiapine, Dopaquel, Ketipinor) 4 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
25
How many evaluations
18
Treatment name(s)

(Abilify, Abilify Discmelt, Amirozole) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
20
How many evaluations
14
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
12
How many evaluations
10
Treatment name(s)

(Novo-Olanzapine, Teva Olanzapine, Zyprexa) 1 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
11
How many evaluations
11
Treatment name(s)

(Aplenzin, Budeprion SR, Budeprion XL) 12 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
10
How many evaluations
4
Treatment name(s)

(Altruline, Apo-Sertraline, Daxid) 11 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
8
How many evaluations
3
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Lorazepam, Ativan, Ativan SL) 7 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
6
How many evaluations
4
Treatment name(s)

(Geodon, Zeldox)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
6
How many evaluations
3
Treatment name(s)

(Cipralex, Es Pramcit, Esipram) 6 more
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
5
How many evaluations
8
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Data from patients with Psychosis Disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments for Psychosis Disorder

You’ve tried
Treatment name(s)
How many have tried
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
How many evaluations
Treatment name(s)

(Apo-Risperidone, Arketin, Buzon) 6 more
How many have tried
40
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Weight gain Drowsiness 18 more
How many evaluations
31
Treatment name(s)

(Cobalt-Quetiapine, Dopaquel, Ketipinor) 4 more
How many have tried
25
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Weight gain Craving sweets 16 more
How many evaluations
18
Treatment name(s)

(Abilify, Abilify Discmelt, Amirozole) 1 more
How many have tried
20
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Weight gain Acne breakout 14 more
How many evaluations
14
Treatment name(s)

(APO Clonazepam, Clonex, Clonotril) 7 more
How many have tried
12
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Disorientation Dizziness 6 more
How many evaluations
10
Treatment name(s)

(Novo-Olanzapine, Teva Olanzapine, Zyprexa) 1 more
How many have tried
11
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Binge eating episodes Internal Restlessness (Akathisia) 5 more
How many evaluations
11
Treatment name(s)

(Aplenzin, Budeprion SR, Budeprion XL) 12 more
How many have tried
10
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Jumpy feeling
How many evaluations
4
Treatment name(s)

(Altruline, Apo-Sertraline, Daxid) 11 more
How many have tried
8
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
False happiness Insomnia 1 more
How many evaluations
3
Treatment name(s)

(APO-Lorazepam, Ativan, Ativan SL) 7 more
How many have tried
6
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Dizziness and feeling faint Fibro fog
How many evaluations
4
Treatment name(s)

(Geodon, Zeldox)
How many have tried
6
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Agitation Agitation with irritability 1 more
How many evaluations
3
Treatment name(s)

(Cipralex, Es Pramcit, Esipram) 6 more
How many have tried
5
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Loss of sex drive (libido) Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) 1 more
How many evaluations
8
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Data from patients with Psychosis Disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Psychosis Disorder on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 7
20s 83
30s 73
40s 80
50s 47
60s 12
70+ 5

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

66% Females
34% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 35
20-29 years 27
30-39 years 12
40-49 years 10
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 95
Not Diagnosed 21

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