Review: could Ambien cause Sweating - excessive (Hyperhidrosis)?
Summary: Sweating - excessive 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 Pain. We study 43,167 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 899 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 46,788 Ambien users)
Sweating - excessive
Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 42,868 Sweating - excessive patients)
On May, 14, 2015: 43,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 899 people (2.08%) have Sweating - Excessive.
Time on Ambien when people have Sweating - excessive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sweating - excessive||29.79%||17.02%||6.38%||8.51%||23.40%||8.51%||6.38% |
Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Ambien * :
|Sweating - excessive||54.37%||45.62% |
Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Ambien * :
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||0.49%||5.10%||14.34%||28.19%||25.15%||26.73% |
Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Ambien ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||42.11%||31.58%||26.32% |
How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sweating - excessive||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (209 people, 23.25%)
- Depression (122 people, 13.57%)
- Insomnia (118 people, 13.13%)
- Anxiety (83 people, 9.23%)
- Sleep disorder (81 people, 9.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (205 people, 22.80%)
- Oxycontin (203 people, 22.58%)
- Neurontin (183 people, 20.36%)
- Aspirin (170 people, 18.91%)
- Celebrex (138 people, 15.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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