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Review: could Ativan cause Agoraphobia?

Summary: Agoraphobia is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Stress and anxiety.

We study 33,040 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Agoraphobia. Find out below who they are, when they have Agoraphobia and more.

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Ativan

Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 35,217 Ativan users)

Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia (extreme or irrational fear of crowded spaces or enclosed public places) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain, panic disorder. (latest reports from 904 Agoraphobia patients)

On Jan, 3, 2015: 33,040 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan. Among them, 37 people (0.11%) have Agoraphobia.

Trend of Agoraphobia in Ativan reports

Time on Ativan when people have Agoraphobia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Agoraphobia75.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%12.50%0.00%

Gender of people who have Agoraphobia when taking Ativan * :

FemaleMale
Agoraphobia39.53%60.47%

Age of people who have Agoraphobia when taking Ativan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Agoraphobia0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%22.22%19.44%38.89%2.78%

Severity of Agoraphobia when taking Ativan ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Agoraphobia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Anxiety (9 people, 24.32%)
  2. Depression (9 people, 24.32%)
  3. Pain (8 people, 21.62%)
  4. Drug withdrawal syndrome (7 people, 18.92%)
  5. Neck pain (6 people, 16.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (24 people, 64.86%)
  2. Valium (17 people, 45.95%)
  3. Neurontin (16 people, 43.24%)
  4. Xanax (14 people, 37.84%)
  5. Vistaril (11 people, 29.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    dyslexic on Dec, 27, 2014:

    I am 66male and take 6mg Ativan a day and 5 mg Lexapro I am borderline bipolar but I wont take anti phychotics to much wait gain. Ativan acts ha a mood stabiliser and 5mg Lexapro keeps depression at bay . This is my med routine not the mental hospital or the gp , the gp gave me 6 mg Ativan after being on 4mg for 10 years , natural progression says I will go up so I did to 6mg and now stable. 4mg is the most they like to give but if it don't work then 6 it must be.

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