Ambien and Dementia - from FDA reports
Dementia 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 Lisinopril, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Dementia with Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 62,274 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 165 people (0.26%) have Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 25.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 37.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Ambien *:
- female: 59.01 %
- male: 40.99 %
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.74 %
- 30-39: 1.48 %
- 40-49: 0.74 %
- 50-59: 5.93 %
- 60+: 91.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 15.15%)
- Pain (23 people, 13.94%)
- Arthritis (22 people, 13.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (20 people, 12.12%)
- Multiple Myeloma (20 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (46 people, 27.88%)
- Aredia (39 people, 23.64%)
- Furosemide (36 people, 21.82%)
- Vioxx (34 people, 20.61%)
- Lasix (33 people, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (81 people, 49.09%)
- Fall (76 people, 46.06%)
- Weakness (73 people, 44.24%)
- Pain (68 people, 41.21%)
- Fatigue (62 people, 37.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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