Ambien and Forgetfulness - from FDA reports
Forgetfulness is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Forgetfulness 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 Aug, 20, 2017
62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 3,516 people (5.65%) have Forgetfulness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Forgetfulness *:
- < 1 month: 29.48 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.23 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.99 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.97 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.0 %
- 10+ years: 2.53 %
Gender of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Ambien *:
- female: 63.06 %
- male: 36.94 %
Age of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.09 %
- 2-9: 0.04 %
- 10-19: 1.27 %
- 20-29: 5.37 %
- 30-39: 13.76 %
- 40-49: 23.41 %
- 50-59: 25.5 %
- 60+: 30.57 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (339 people, 9.64%)
- Pain (301 people, 8.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (216 people, 6.14%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (136 people, 3.87%)
- High Blood Pressure (136 people, 3.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (418 people, 11.89%)
- Neurontin (326 people, 9.27%)
- Lexapro (326 people, 9.27%)
- Cymbalta (284 people, 8.08%)
- Nexium (275 people, 7.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Sleep Walking (848 people, 24.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (708 people, 20.14%)
- Road Traffic Accident (632 people, 17.97%)
- Fall (624 people, 17.75%)
- Fatigue (612 people, 17.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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