Review: could Ambien cause Blood in stool?
Summary: Blood in stool is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Depression.
We study 43,157 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Blood in stool. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood in stool and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 46,768 Ambien users)
Blood in stool
Blood in stool has been reported by people with irritable bowel syndrome, ill-defined disorder, depression, weight loss, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 3,189 Blood in stool patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 43,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 37 people (0.09%) have Blood In Stool.
Time on Ambien when people have Blood in stool * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood in stool||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood in stool when taking Ambien * :
|Blood in stool||62.16%||37.84% |
Age of people who have Blood in stool when taking Ambien * :
|Blood in stool||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||13.89%||25.00%||22.22%||36.11% |
Severity of Blood in stool when taking Ambien ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood in stool||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Blood in stool ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood in stool||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 10.81%)
- Obesity (4 people, 10.81%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (3 people, 8.11%)
- Palpitations (3 people, 8.11%)
- Sinus tachycardia (3 people, 8.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (9 people, 24.32%)
- Ultram (8 people, 21.62%)
- Tagamet (6 people, 16.22%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 13.51%)
- Zantac (5 people, 13.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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