Review: could Alcohol cause Loss of balance (Dizziness)?
Summary: Loss of balance is found among people who take Alcohol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Atenolol, and have Depression.
We study 5,669 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Loss of balance. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of balance and more.
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Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 5,729 Alcohol users)
Loss of balance
Loss of balance has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 161,875 Loss of balance patients)
On Dec, 30, 2014: 5,668 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 145 people (2.56%) have Loss Of Balance.
Time on Alcohol when people have Loss of balance * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of balance||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||8.33%||0.00%||16.67% |
Gender of people who have Loss of balance when taking Alcohol * :
|Loss of balance||59.74%||40.26% |
Age of people who have Loss of balance when taking Alcohol * :
|Loss of balance||0.00%||1.65%||7.44%||18.18%||21.49%||19.01%||6.61%||25.62% |
Severity of Loss of balance when taking Alcohol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of balance||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of balance ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of balance||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (27 people, 18.62%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (12 people, 8.28%)
- Hypertension (10 people, 6.90%)
- Pain (8 people, 5.52%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 4.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atenolol (17 people, 11.72%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 11.03%)
- Ativan (14 people, 9.66%)
- Lorazepam (13 people, 8.97%)
- Lipitor (13 people, 8.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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