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Review: could Ambien cause Urinary incontinence?





Summary: 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.

We study 43,106 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 390 have Urinary incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Urinary incontinence and more.

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Ambien

Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 46,720 users)

Urinary incontinence

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 Urinary incontinence 18,495 patients)

On Dec, 15, 2014: 43,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 392 people (0.91%) have Urinary Incontinence.

Trend of Urinary incontinence in Ambien reports

Time on Ambien when people have Urinary incontinence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Urinary incontinence60.00%26.67%0.00%6.67%0.00%6.67%0.00%

Gender of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien * :

FemaleMale
Urinary incontinence62.60%37.40%

Age of people who have Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Urinary incontinence0.00%0.30%0.90%2.10%13.47%20.06%25.15%38.02%

Severity of Urinary incontinence when taking Ambien ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Urinary incontinence12.50%50.00%25.00%12.50%

How people recovered from Urinary incontinence ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (60 people, 15.31%)
  2. Breast cancer metastatic (55 people, 14.03%)
  3. Anxiety (44 people, 11.22%)
  4. Insomnia (41 people, 10.46%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (32 people, 8.16%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (130 people, 33.16%)
  2. Xanax (102 people, 26.02%)
  3. Prilosec (98 people, 25.00%)
  4. Protonix (83 people, 21.17%)
  5. Aspirin (81 people, 20.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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