Ambien and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports


Summary

Shortness of breath is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 58,094 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA. Among them, 4,154 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.

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Ambien

Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 63,969 users)

Shortness Of Breath

Shortness of breath has been reported by people with high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, primary pulmonary hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 283,978 Shortness of breath patients).

On Jan, 20, 2017

58,094 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 4,154 people (7.15%) have Shortness Of Breath


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ambien cause Shortness of breath?

Time on Ambien when people have Shortness Of Breath *:

  • < 1 month: 43.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.04 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.08 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
  • 10+ years: 1.01 %

Gender of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Ambien *:

  • female: 65.64 %
  • male: 34.36 %

Age of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Ambien *:

  • 0-1: 0.09 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.58 %
  • 20-29: 3.18 %
  • 30-39: 8.88 %
  • 40-49: 17.78 %
  • 50-59: 26.95 %
  • 60+: 42.48 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (584 people, 14.06%)
  • Insomnia (439 people, 10.57%)
  • Depression (367 people, 8.83%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (321 people, 7.73%)
  • Sleep Disorder (321 people, 7.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (873 people, 21.02%)
  • Lasix (733 people, 17.65%)
  • Neurontin (671 people, 16.15%)
  • Xanax (656 people, 15.79%)
  • Nexium (653 people, 15.72%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (1,341 people, 32.28%)
  • Pain (1,309 people, 31.51%)
  • Chest Pain (1,254 people, 30.19%)
  • Weakness (1,233 people, 29.68%)
  • Fatigue (1,203 people, 28.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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