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Ambien vs Flurazepam Hydrochloride for a male patient aged 50

Summary: 3,300 male patients aged 50 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Ambien vs Flurazepam Hydrochloride for a male aged 50. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,768 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Flurazepam hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 181 users) has active ingredients of flurazepam hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.

On Mar, 26, 2015: 3,300 male patients aged 43 who take the same drugs are studied in Ambien vs Flurazepam Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male43insomnia

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Ambien zolpidem tartrateSanofi Aventis Us
Flurazepam Hydrochloride flurazepam hydrochlorideHalsey

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 43 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Ambien (Sanofi Aventis Us)Flurazepam Hydrochloride (Halsey)
AnxietyFall
DepressionRhabdomyolysis
InsomniaDrug Ineffective
NauseaHypoaesthesia
Drug IneffectiveHeadache
PainDizziness
FatigueDrug Withdrawal Syndrome
HeadacheBack Pain
DyspnoeaTremor
Chest PainConfusional State

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Ambien (Sanofi Aventis Us)Flurazepam Hydrochloride (Halsey)
AmnesiaMalaise
Road Traffic AccidentMuscular Weakness
DepressionMyalgia
SomnambulismRhabdomyolysis
Intentional OverdoseDermatofibrosarcoma
Loss Of ConsciousnessBlood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased
Unresponsive To StimuliDependence
Abnormal BehaviourDepression
SomnolenceInsomnia
Suicide AttemptCompleted Suicide

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Ambien1.56%17.19%33.59%35.16%12.50%
Flurazepam Hydrochloride0.000.000.000.000.00

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) is often used to treat insomnia. Flurazepam Hydrochloride (flurazepam hydrochloride) is often used to treat insomnia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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