Review: Short-term memory loss in Ambien
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 27, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Short-term memory loss (Memory loss) by studying 41,248 people who take Ambien. We analyze: the time on Ambien when people have Short-term memory loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Short-term memory loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Ambien. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ambien (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is used in insomnia, sleep disorder, natural short sleeper, drowsiness, primary insomnia. Commonly reported side effects of Ambien include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, anxiety nec.
Short-term memory loss
Short-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 41,248 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 2,753 people (6.67%) have Short-term Memory Loss.
Time on Ambien when people have Short-term memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Short-term memory loss||28.63%||20.93%||10.13%||13.73%||14.12%||10.32%||2.14% |
Gender of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Ambien * :
|Short-term memory loss||61.67%||38.33% |
Age of people who have Short-term memory loss when taking Ambien * :
|Short-term memory loss||0.05%||0.05%||1.15%||5.78%||15.65%||24.02%||24.71%||28.60% |
Severity of Short-term memory loss when taking Ambien ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Short-term memory loss||10.14%||52.17%||31.88%||5.80% |
How people recovered from Short-term memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Short-term memory loss||5.56%||0.00%||94.44% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (1,179 people, 42.83%)
- Depression (318 people, 11.55%)
- Sleep disorder (313 people, 11.37%)
- Pain (282 people, 10.24%)
- Anxiety (170 people, 6.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien cr (438 people, 15.91%)
- Lexapro (364 people, 13.22%)
- Xanax (361 people, 13.11%)
- Neurontin (310 people, 11.26%)
- Aspirin (291 people, 10.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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