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Aripiprazole ( brand names: Abilify, Aripiprex) is an atypical antipsychotic and antidepressant used in the treatment of...
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Does Abilify cause Stroke ?

#101 in Abilify discussions - 103 posts discuss Stroke with Abilify. Stroke is #101 concern in Abilify discussions.
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else. Had a mini-strokes from having heart rate too high...
" ...effects of too much Abilify mixed with.... something else. Had a mini-strokes from having heart rate too high, freaking... "

she said she felt as though she was having another stroke...
" My mother's doctor prescribed abilify, but after taking just one dose, she said she felt as though she was having another stroke (she had one in 1995). So, she refused to take another dose and... "

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to droop, and other things. I looked like I had a stroke...
" ...to a drug called Abilify. It caused me to have something called tardive dykenesia (sp?). It caused my muscles to stiffen, mouth to droop, and other things. I looked like I had a stroke. But, other... "

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more RARE but more serious side effects, heart attack, stok...
" ...house the other day, \"Abilify can help with you depression ect.....common side-effects, dry mouth, diahrriea, constipation,ect... the more RARE but more serious side effects, heart attack, stoke and... "

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I am 56yo male on abilify for7 yrs. obese fam. hist of cva....
" I am 56yo male on abilify for7 yrs. obese fam. hist of cva. pacemaker-should i try to get ...off of med?bipolar? add for abilify says should not be used ...bi-polar. concerned... "

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Or I might have been put on it because of the weight gain...
" ...intrusive?... medication than Lithium/Seroquel. Abilify is used (at least in youngsters) to reduce the anger and frustration autistic kids feel because of their disorder. Or I might have been put on... "

meds can worsen risk for stroke or heart attack, abilify...
" ...feel more like muscle spasms, or coming from my chest. i worry the meds may be causing some type of heart arrythmia. I know some meds can worsen risk for stroke or heart attack, abilify is known... "

can cause headaches. Landed someone I know in ER because...
" Abilify can cause headaches. Landed someone I know ...she thought she had a stroke.... "

along with it because the abilify made my face jerk (my lip...
" ...along with it because the abilify made my face jerk (my ...me feel as though i was having a stroke. So thats when they put me on cogentin. After that it worked really... "

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wondering if anyone taking Abilify has had odd posturing...
" ...was wondering if anyone taking Abilify has had odd posturing ...we were weaning the Trileptal seizure med he had a seizure where he pulled his arm up near his chest and his hand clinched....almost looks... "

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