Review: could Ambien cause Dementia alzheimer's type?
Summary: 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 1 - 6 months, 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, 44 have Dementia alzheimer's type. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia alzheimer's type 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)
Dementia alzheimer's type
Dementia alzheimer's type (loss of mental ability with alzheimer's symptom) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, high blood cholesterol, diabetes. (latest reports from 13,063 Dementia alzheimer's type patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 43,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 44 people (0.10%) have Dementia Alzheimer's Type.
Time on Ambien when people have Dementia alzheimer's type * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dementia alzheimer's type||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Ambien * :
|Dementia alzheimer's type||71.11%||28.89% |
Age of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Ambien * :
|Dementia alzheimer's type||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.38%||4.76%||11.90%||80.95% |
Severity of Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Ambien ** :
How people recovered from Dementia alzheimer's type ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (9 people, 20.45%)
- Arthritis (8 people, 18.18%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 15.91%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 15.91%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 11.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (14 people, 31.82%)
- Plavix (11 people, 25.00%)
- Aricept (10 people, 22.73%)
- Lasix (10 people, 22.73%)
- Lorazepam (9 people, 20.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Ambien for a 73-year old woman with Initial Insomnia. The patient has Breast Discharge
- A study of side effects of Ambien for a 82-year old man with Melanin. The patient has Insomnia (sleeplessness)
- A study of drug interactions between Advil, Ambien, Ponstel, Yasmin, Clonazepam, Adderall for a 28-year old woman with Inflammation, Insomnia, Menstrual Cramp Relief, Birth Control, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Add. The patient has Fatigue, Onycholysis
- A study of side effects of Ambien for a 32-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)
- A study of side effects of Zolpidem for a 58-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Dizziness
Recent Ambien related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Restoril, Ambien for a 69-year old woman who has Chronic Insomnia
- Comparions of Ambien, Welchol for a 90-year old woman who has Sleeplessness
- Comparions of Valerian, Ambien for a 38-year old man who has Insomnia
- Comparions of Azathioprine, Zolpidem for a 82-year old woman who has Insomnia, Auto Immune Disease, Neuropathy, Spinal Stenosis, High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Prednisone, Omeprazole, Linzess, Ambien for a 22-year old woman who has Migraine
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