Review: could Ambien cause Breast Cancer Female?


Breast cancer female is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Hormone replacement therapy . We study 56,728 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 have Breast cancer female. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer female and more.

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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 63,886 users)

Breast Cancer Female

Breast cancer female has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, menopausal symptoms, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 23,164 Breast cancer female patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

56,728 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 55 people (0.1%) have Breast Cancer Female

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ambien cause Breast cancer female?

Time on Ambien when people have Breast Cancer Female *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Breast Cancer Female when taking Ambien *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.04 %
  • 40-49: 10.2 %
  • 50-59: 42.86 %
  • 60+: 44.9 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (13 people, 23.64%)
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (13 people, 23.64%)
  • Hypertension (12 people, 21.82%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (10 people, 18.18%)
  • Hypersensitivity (9 people, 16.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ibuprofen (18 people, 32.73%)
  • Premarin (15 people, 27.27%)
  • Provera (14 people, 25.45%)
  • Neurontin (10 people, 18.18%)
  • Zometa (9 people, 16.36%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pleural Effusion (9 people, 16.36%)
  • Acute Respiratory Failure (8 people, 14.55%)
  • Pancytopenia (7 people, 12.73%)
  • Hypokalaemia (7 people, 12.73%)
  • Disease Progression (7 people, 12.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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