Ambien and Dementia alzheimer's type - from FDA reports
Dementia alzheimer's type is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vioxx, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Dementia alzheimer's type 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, 17, 2017
61,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 67 people (0.11%) have Dementia Alzheimer's Type
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Dementia Alzheimer's Type *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type when taking Ambien *:
- female: 69.7 %
- male: 30.3 %
Age of people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.57 %
- 40-49: 5.36 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 78.57 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Insomnia (14 people, 20.90%)
- Depression (14 people, 20.90%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 16.42%)
- Arthritis (7 people, 10.45%)
- Pain (6 people, 8.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vioxx (15 people, 22.39%)
- Lasix (14 people, 20.90%)
- Plavix (12 people, 17.91%)
- Aricept (12 people, 17.91%)
- Lorazepam (11 people, 16.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 37.31%)
- Depression (24 people, 35.82%)
- Memory Loss (21 people, 31.34%)
- Fall (21 people, 31.34%)
- Weakness (20 people, 29.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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