Ativan and Delirium - from FDA reports
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 43,709 people who have side effects when taking Ativan from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 28, 2017
43,709 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 308 people (0.7%) have Delirium
Number of reports submitted per year:
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: 56.54 %
- male: 43.46 %
Age of people who have Delirium when taking Ativan *:
- 0-1: 0.38 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.92 %
- 20-29: 4.6 %
- 30-39: 6.13 %
- 40-49: 10.34 %
- 50-59: 13.41 %
- 60+: 63.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (36 people, 11.69%)
- Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 11.36%)
- Pain (31 people, 10.06%)
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 7.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 5.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (50 people, 16.23%)
- Vioxx (45 people, 14.61%)
- Oxycontin (45 people, 14.61%)
- Lipitor (44 people, 14.29%)
- Zometa (42 people, 13.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (102 people, 33.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (79 people, 25.65%)
- Weakness (77 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (67 people, 21.75%)
- Fatigue (66 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Delirium when taking Ativan?
Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Ativan 47,138 users)
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