Review: could Ambien cause Seizure disorder (Epilepsy)?
Summary: Seizure disorder is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Protonix, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 43,157 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 46,780 Ambien users)
Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion. (latest reports from 36,638 Seizure disorder patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 43,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 21 people (0.05%) have Seizure Disorder.
Time on Ambien when people have Seizure disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Seizure disorder||0.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Ambien * :
|Seizure disorder||68.00%||32.00% |
Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Ambien * :
|Seizure disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.00%||24.00%||44.00%||20.00%||4.00% |
Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Ambien ** :
How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 23.81%)
- Behcet's syndrome (5 people, 23.81%)
- Muscle spasms (4 people, 19.05%)
- Facial pain (4 people, 19.05%)
- Bruxism (4 people, 19.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (10 people, 47.62%)
- Oxycodone hcl and acetaminophen (7 people, 33.33%)
- Lorazepam (7 people, 33.33%)
- Zoloft (7 people, 33.33%)
- Ambien cr (7 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Magnesium Oxide, Zolpidem Tartrate, Lorazepam, Sucralfate for a 51-year old woman with Lower Blood Pressure, Heart Rate Increased, Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Gastric Ulcer. The patient has Hot Flushes
- A study of side effects of Zolpidem for a 34-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Binge Eating
- A study of drug interactions between Ambien, Lorazepam, Fluoxetine for a 29-year old woman with Insomnia Related To Another Mental Condition, Stress And Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Chloasma
- A study of drug interactions between Ambien, Valium for a 62-year old man with Insomnia, Anxiety. The patient has Pain - Muscles
- A study of drug interactions between Finasteride, Zolpidem Tartrate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Lisinopril for a 79-year old man with Prostate Examination Abnormal, Sleep Aid, Removal Of Foreign Body From Eye, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Solpidem
Recent Ambien related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Adderall Xr 25, Ambien, Lyrica, Marijuana, Oxycodone for a 38-year old woman who has Chronic Pain
- Comparions of Ambien, Morphine Sulfate, Percocet for a 41-year old woman who has Pain - Back
- Comparions of Ambien, Imipramine Hydrochloride, Vistaril for a 18-year old girl who has Insomnia
- Comparions of Paroxetine Hydrochloride, Zolpidem Tartrate for a 58-year old man who has Depression And Insomnia
- Comparions of Restoril, Ambien for a 69-year old woman who has Chronic Insomnia
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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