Review: Ambien and Fentanyl drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Ambien and Fentanyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on 800 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,526 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.
Fentanyl (latest outcomes from 14,029 users) has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain.
On Feb, 6, 2014: 800 people who reported to have interactions when taking Ambien, Fentanyl are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Ambien (zolpidem tartrate)
- Fentanyl (fentanyl citrate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Ambien, Fentanyl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||179|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||102|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||85|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Ambien, Fentanyl:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Toothache (tooth pain)||10|
|Jaundice (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes)||10|
|Drug Prescribing Error||10|
|Mental Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition (abnormal a mental or behavioural pattern due to medicine)||5|
|Metastases To Liver (cancer spreads to liver)||5|
|Bile Duct Cancer Stage Iii||5|
|Malignant Neoplasm Progression (cancer tumour came back)||5|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) is often used to treat insomnia. Fentanyl (fentanyl citrate) is often used to treat pain. 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:
- Ambien is used in:
- Fentanyl is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Ambien alternatives:
- Fentanyl alternatives:
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