Review: could Ambien cause Anterograde amnesia?
Summary: Anterograde amnesia is reported only by a few people who take Ambien.
We study 43,157 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Anterograde amnesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Anterograde amnesia and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 46,777 Ambien users)
Anterograde amnesia (loss of memory for events after an incident) has been reported by people with insomnia, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes mellitus, sleep disorder. (latest reports from 150 Anterograde amnesia patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 43,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Anterograde Amnesia.
Time on Ambien when people have Anterograde amnesia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Anterograde amnesia||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Anterograde amnesia when taking Ambien * :
|Anterograde amnesia||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Anterograde amnesia when taking Ambien * :
|Anterograde amnesia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Anterograde amnesia when taking Ambien ** :
How people recovered from Anterograde amnesia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (2 people, 66.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien cr (1 people, 33.33%)
- Effexor (1 people, 33.33%)
- Coreg (1 people, 33.33%)
- Xanax (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lasix (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Promethazine, Toradol, Zolpidem Tartrate, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Meloxicam, Adipex-p, Lisinopril, Lamictal, Sertraline for a 37-year old woman with Nausea, Migraine, Sleeplessness, Weight Loss, High Blood Pressure, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Stones - Kidney, Bite
- A study of drug interactions between Pravachol, Humalog, Ambien, Lamictal, Lisinopril for a 39-year old man with Hyperlipidaemia, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Insomnia - Psychophysiological (learned), Bipolar Ii Disorder, Microalbuminuria.
- A study of side effects of Zolpidem for a 56-year old woman with Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type.
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Magnesium Oxide, Zolpidem Tartrate, Lorazepam, Sucralfate for a 51-year old woman with Lower Blood Pressure, Heart Rate Increased, Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Gastric Ulcer. The patient has Hot Flushes
- A study of side effects of Zolpidem for a 34-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Binge Eating
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