Ativan and Delirium - from FDA reports


Summary

Delirium is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Delirium with Ativan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,976 people who have side effects when taking Ativan from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 21, 2017

46,976 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 315 people (0.67%) have Delirium


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ativan cause Delirium?

Time on Ativan when people have Delirium *:

  • < 1 month: 84.21 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.53 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Ativan *:

  • female: 56.55 %
  • male: 43.45 %

Age of people who have Delirium when taking Ativan *:

  • 0-1: 0.37 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.87 %
  • 20-29: 4.48 %
  • 30-39: 5.97 %
  • 40-49: 10.07 %
  • 50-59: 13.81 %
  • 60+: 63.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (36 people, 11.43%)
  • Pain (32 people, 10.16%)
  • High Blood Pressure (22 people, 6.98%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 5.71%)
  • Parkinson's Disease (12 people, 3.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (51 people, 16.19%)
  • Vioxx (45 people, 14.29%)
  • Oxycontin (45 people, 14.29%)
  • Lipitor (44 people, 13.97%)
  • Prilosec (42 people, 13.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Confusional State (106 people, 33.65%)
  • Weakness (78 people, 24.76%)
  • Agitation (68 people, 21.59%)
  • Pain (67 people, 21.27%)
  • Fatigue (67 people, 21.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Ativan

Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Ativan 50,557 users)

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Delirium (wild excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, cancer pain, insomnia (latest reports from 22,057 Delirium patients).

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