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Review: could Ambien cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?

We study 43,071 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,367 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.

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Ambien

Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,695 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Anxiety

Anxiety (latest reports from 1,279,812 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Sep, 13, 2014: 43,071 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 4,534 people (10.53%) have Anxiety.

Trend of Anxiety in Ambien reports

Time on Ambien when people have Anxiety * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anxiety21.56%25.62%4.38%10.00%21.25%14.69%2.50%

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Ambien * :

FemaleMale
Anxiety65.67%34.33%

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Ambien * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anxiety0.00%0.02%0.57%4.88%12.98%21.51%26.66%33.37%

Severity of Anxiety when taking Ambien ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Anxiety3.33%46.67%33.33%16.67%

How people recovered from Anxiety ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Anxiety0.00%31.82%68.18%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (771 people, 17.00%)
  2. Depression (610 people, 13.45%)
  3. Insomnia (572 people, 12.62%)
  4. Anxiety (567 people, 12.51%)
  5. Sleep disorder (348 people, 7.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (1,429 people, 31.52%)
  2. Xanax (1,065 people, 23.49%)
  3. Neurontin (904 people, 19.94%)
  4. Oxycontin (899 people, 19.83%)
  5. Aspirin (896 people, 19.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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