Review: could Ambien cause Seizure?
We study 43,071 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.
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Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,673 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.
Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) (latest reports from 1,946 patients) has been reported by people with seizures, depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 43,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Seizure. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,937 people who have Seizure on eHealthMe.
Time on Ambien when people have Seizure * :
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Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Ambien * :
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Ambien * :
Severity of Seizure when taking Ambien ** :
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How people recovered from Seizure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes (1 people, 50.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 50.00%)
- Depression - major (1 people, 50.00%)
- Bone density decreased (1 people, 50.00%)
- Headache - migraine with aura (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Insulin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Glucophage (1 people, 50.00%)
- Seroquel (1 people, 50.00%)
- Bupropion hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Fosamax (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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