Ambien and Psychotic behaviour - from FDA reports
Psychotic behaviour is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Psychotic behaviour 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, 23, 2017
62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 20 people (0.03%) have Psychotic behaviour
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Psychotic behaviour *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 90.91 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Psychotic behaviour when taking Ambien *:
- female: 78.95 %
- male: 21.05 %
Age of people who have Psychotic behaviour when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 7.14 %
- 50-59: 7.14 %
- 60+: 85.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (5 people, 25.00%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 20.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (3 people, 15.00%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 10.00%)
- Gout (1 person, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fosamax (12 people, 60.00%)
- Skelaxin (3 people, 15.00%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 15.00%)
- Carafate (3 people, 15.00%)
- Levoxyl (2 people, 10.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (12 people, 60.00%)
- Fall (11 people, 55.00%)
- Sinusitis (10 people, 50.00%)
- Osteomyelitis (10 people, 50.00%)
- Blindness Transient (10 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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