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Review: could Ambien cause Suicide attempt?

We study 43,048 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 46,656 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Suicide attempt

Suicide attempt (latest reports from 144,462 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, bipolar disorder.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 43,048 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 708 people (1.64%) have Suicide Attempt. They amount to 0.49% of all the 144,345 people who have Suicide Attempt on eHealthMe.

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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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Janice brown on Jan, 8, 2013:

    I have been taking 80mg propanolol and 40mg omeprazole every day now for 6 months for a sliding hernia, I also suffer from slight irritable bowel syndrome and find that I am now suffering from bouts of painful diarrhea and some times have blood in my stools, I was just wanting to know if there was a safe suppliments I could take that would counteract this diarrhea? I also suffer from very swollen ankles I am 42 years old and female 175 lbs and 1.59 m tall

    Reply

    Karma on Jan, 31, 2013:

    Try going gluten free and / or read as much information on the gluten free diet as possible. You have listed some of the main symptoms of someone who is gluten intolerant.

    Reply

    J. on Mar, 5, 2013:

    Are you serious? Thats the best you got? Obviously you don't have a clue of the pain that drives one to being so depressed that you want to end it all. And you offer a gluten free diet? Get a clue.

    Reply

    Karma on Mar, 5, 2013:

    Actually, I do. Been there. Had it worse than you actually, with a brain tumour, gluten ataxia and kidney neuropathy. So. Having been there, I'm offering you an alternative to look into to see if it applies to you.

    You can either take it, research it, research other things or just sit there bitching and complaining that life isn't worth living. It aint' going to get any better honey unless you do something about it.

    Reply

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