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Review: could Ativan cause Encephalopathy - hepatic?

Summary: Encephalopathy - hepatic could be caused by Ativan, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Lasix, and have Hepatic neoplasm malignant.

We study 32,949 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Encephalopathy - hepatic. Find out below who they are, when they have Encephalopathy - hepatic and more.

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Ativan

Ativan (latest outcomes from 35,106 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Encephalopathy - hepatic

Encephalopathy - hepatic (functioning of the brain is affected by hepatic infection) (latest reports from 27,704 patients) has been reported by people with hepatic neoplasm malignant, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, hiv infection, diabetes.

On Apr, 9, 2014: 32,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan. Among them, 38 people (0.12%) have Encephalopathy - Hepatic. They amount to 0.14% of all the 27,693 people who have Encephalopathy - Hepatic on eHealthMe.

Trend of Encephalopathy - hepatic in Ativan reports

Time on Ativan when people have Encephalopathy - hepatic * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Encephalopathy - hepatic0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Encephalopathy - hepatic when taking Ativan * :

FemaleMale
Encephalopathy - hepatic27.78%72.22%

Age of people who have Encephalopathy - hepatic when taking Ativan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Encephalopathy - hepatic0.00%0.00%0.00%7.14%25.00%14.29%39.29%14.29%

Severity of Encephalopathy - hepatic when taking Ativan ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Encephalopathy - hepatic ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hepatic neoplasm malignant (5 people, 13.16%)
  2. Pain (4 people, 10.53%)
  3. Bile duct cancer (3 people, 7.89%)
  4. Bronchitis (2 people, 5.26%)
  5. Insomnia (1 people, 2.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (16 people, 42.11%)
  2. Lactulose (11 people, 28.95%)
  3. Prilosec (10 people, 26.32%)
  4. Compazine (10 people, 26.32%)
  5. Oxycontin (9 people, 23.68%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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