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Review: could Ambien cause Suicide attempt?

Summary: Suicide attempt is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression.

We study 43,106 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 708 have Suicide attempt. Find out below who they are, when they have Suicide attempt and more.

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Ambien

Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,715 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Trend of ambien reports

Suicide attempt

Suicide attempt (latest reports from 32,124 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, bipolar disorder.

Trend of Suicide attempt reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 43,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 708 people (1.64%) have Suicide Attempt.

Trend of Suicide attempt in Ambien reports

Time on Ambien when people have Suicide attempt * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Suicide attempt27.66%12.77%5.32%17.02%23.40%11.70%2.13%

Gender of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Ambien * :

FemaleMale
Suicide attempt61.00%39.00%

Age of people who have Suicide attempt when taking Ambien * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Suicide attempt0.00%0.16%3.41%9.59%18.37%43.41%17.56%7.48%

Severity of Suicide attempt when taking Ambien ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Suicide attempt0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Suicide attempt ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Suicide attempt50.00%50.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (224 people, 31.64%)
  2. Insomnia (200 people, 28.25%)
  3. Anxiety (152 people, 21.47%)
  4. Pain (123 people, 17.37%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (118 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (160 people, 22.60%)
  2. Klonopin (154 people, 21.75%)
  3. Seroquel (150 people, 21.19%)
  4. Cymbalta (132 people, 18.64%)
  5. Zoloft (131 people, 18.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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