Ambien and Urinary incontinence - from FDA reports
Urinary incontinence 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. This review analyzes which people have Urinary incontinence with Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 61,062 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 21, 2017
61,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 472 people (0.77%) have Urinary Incontinence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Urinary Incontinence *:
- < 1 month: 80 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Urinary Incontinence when taking Ambien *:
- female: 62.78 %
- male: 37.22 %
Age of people who have Urinary Incontinence when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.27 %
- 10-19: 1.34 %
- 20-29: 2.15 %
- 30-39: 13.44 %
- 40-49: 19.09 %
- 50-59: 26.08 %
- 60+: 37.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (64 people, 13.56%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (63 people, 13.35%)
- Stress And Anxiety (48 people, 10.17%)
- Insomnia (42 people, 8.90%)
- Sleep Disorder (41 people, 8.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (153 people, 32.42%)
- Xanax (120 people, 25.42%)
- Prilosec (98 people, 20.76%)
- Oxycontin (88 people, 18.64%)
- Celebrex (87 people, 18.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (217 people, 45.97%)
- Pain (202 people, 42.80%)
- Weakness (175 people, 37.08%)
- Constipation (174 people, 36.86%)
- Back Pain (170 people, 36.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien?
Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 67,038 users)
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 28,127 Urinary incontinence patients).
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