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Review: could Alcohol cause Loss of balance?

Summary: Loss of balance could be caused by Alcohol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Atenolol, and have Depression.

We study 5,652 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Loss of balance. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of balance and more.

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Alcohol

Alcohol (latest outcomes from 5,708 users) has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Loss of balance

Loss of balance (latest reports from 1,288,663 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 5,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 144 people (2.55%) have Loss Of Balance. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,288,116 people who have Loss Of Balance on eHealthMe.

Trend of Loss of balance in Alcohol reports

Time on Alcohol when people have Loss of balance * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loss of balance72.73%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%0.00%18.18%

Gender of people who have Loss of balance when taking Alcohol * :

FemaleMale
Loss of balance59.48%40.52%

Age of people who have Loss of balance when taking Alcohol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loss of balance0.00%1.67%7.50%17.50%21.67%19.17%6.67%25.83%

Severity of Loss of balance when taking Alcohol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loss of balance0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Loss of balance ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Loss of balance0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (27 people, 18.75%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (12 people, 8.33%)
  3. Hypertension (10 people, 6.94%)
  4. Pain (8 people, 5.56%)
  5. Anxiety (7 people, 4.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Atenolol (17 people, 11.81%)
  2. Aspirin (16 people, 11.11%)
  3. Lipitor (13 people, 9.03%)
  4. Seroxat (13 people, 9.03%)
  5. Ativan (13 people, 9.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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