Related topic: Ambien, Burning mouth syndrome
Review: could Ambien cause Burning mouth syndrome?
Summary: Burning mouth syndrome could be caused by Ambien, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Flonase, and have Insomnia.
We study 42,968 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Burning mouth syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Burning mouth syndrome and more.
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Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,563 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.
Burning mouth syndrome
Burning mouth syndrome (pain in the mouth and burning sensation on tongue) (latest reports from 1,608 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, sleep disorder.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 42,832 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 16 people (0.04%) have Burning Mouth Syndrome. They amount to 1.01% of all the 1,589 people who have Burning Mouth Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Ambien when people have Burning mouth syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||14.29%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57% |
Gender of people who have Burning mouth syndrome when taking Ambien * :
|Burning mouth syndrome||43.75%||56.25% |
Age of people who have Burning mouth syndrome when taking Ambien * :
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||50.00% |
Severity of Burning mouth syndrome when taking Ambien ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||28.57%||42.86%||28.57% |
How people recovered from Burning mouth syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Burning mouth syndrome||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (8 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 25.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 18.75%)
- Blood testosterone decreased (3 people, 18.75%)
- Pain (3 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Flonase (6 people, 37.50%)
- Norvasc (6 people, 37.50%)
- Claritin (5 people, 31.25%)
- Provigil (5 people, 31.25%)
- Neurontin (5 people, 31.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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