Ambien and Irritability - from FDA reports


Summary

Irritability is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Irritability 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 Oct, 22, 2017

62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 596 people (0.96%) have Irritability


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Could Ambien cause Irritability?

Time on Ambien when people have Irritability *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.57 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.43 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.57 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 22.86 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Ambien *:

  • female: 57.24 %
  • male: 42.76 %

Age of people who have Irritability when taking Ambien *:

  • 0-1: 0.21 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.89 %
  • 20-29: 6.09 %
  • 30-39: 13.24 %
  • 40-49: 41.39 %
  • 50-59: 19.96 %
  • 60+: 17.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (135 people, 22.65%)
  • Pain (110 people, 18.46%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (75 people, 12.58%)
  • Quit Smoking (40 people, 6.71%)
  • Hepatitis C (35 people, 5.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Oxycontin (109 people, 18.29%)
  • Xanax (106 people, 17.79%)
  • Cymbalta (88 people, 14.77%)
  • Neurontin (74 people, 12.42%)
  • Ativan (72 people, 12.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (241 people, 40.44%)
  • Depression (208 people, 34.90%)
  • Fatigue (202 people, 33.89%)
  • Nausea (173 people, 29.03%)
  • Headache (161 people, 27.01%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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