Review: could Ambien cause Urinary incontinence?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 42,804 people who take Ambien. Among them, 390 have Urinary incontinence. See who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,526 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia, sleep disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Ambien include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, acupuncture and pain.
Urinary incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination) (latest reports from 104,039 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 41,357 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 392 people (0.95%) have Urinary Incontinence.
Time on Ambien when people have Urinary incontinence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Urinary incontinence||60.00%||26.67%||0.00%||6.67%||0.00%||6.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien * :
|Urinary incontinence||62.60%||37.40% |
Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien * :
|Urinary incontinence||0.00%||0.30%||0.90%||2.10%||13.47%||20.06%||25.15%||38.02% |
Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Urinary incontinence||12.50%||50.00%||25.00%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (60 people, 15.31%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (55 people, 14.03%)
- Anxiety (44 people, 11.22%)
- Insomnia (41 people, 10.46%)
- Multiple myeloma (32 people, 8.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (130 people, 33.16%)
- Xanax (102 people, 26.02%)
- Prilosec (98 people, 25.00%)
- Protonix (83 people, 21.17%)
- Aspirin (81 people, 20.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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