Ambien and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 61,062 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 10, 2017
61,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 2,238 people (3.67%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 20.34 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.59 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 22.03 %
- 10+ years: 5.08 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Ambien *:
- female: 65.35 %
- male: 34.65 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.11 %
- 2-9: 0.11 %
- 10-19: 0.22 %
- 20-29: 2.14 %
- 30-39: 8.23 %
- 40-49: 21.08 %
- 50-59: 26.84 %
- 60+: 41.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (374 people, 16.71%)
- Depression (206 people, 9.20%)
- Insomnia (204 people, 9.12%)
- Metastases To Bone (158 people, 7.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (150 people, 6.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (662 people, 29.58%)
- Oxycontin (492 people, 21.98%)
- Xanax (452 people, 20.20%)
- Neurontin (397 people, 17.74%)
- Percocet (386 people, 17.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (1,005 people, 44.91%)
- Pain (959 people, 42.85%)
- Fatigue (833 people, 37.22%)
- Nausea (817 people, 36.51%)
- Depression (745 people, 33.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 67,011 users)
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