Related topic: Ativan, Hand tremor
Review: could Ativan cause Hand tremor?
Summary: Hand tremor could be caused by Ativan, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Bupropion hydrochloride, and have Pulmonary embolism.
We study 32,949 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Hand tremor and more.
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Ativan (latest outcomes from 35,106 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Hand tremor (latest reports from 169 patients) has been reported by people with depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, insomnia, fibromyalgia.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 32,945 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Hand Tremor. They amount to 0.60% of all the 168 people who have Hand Tremor on eHealthMe.
Time on Ativan when people have Hand tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hand tremor||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hand tremor when taking Ativan * :
|Hand tremor||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Hand tremor when taking Ativan * :
|Hand tremor||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Hand tremor when taking Ativan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hand tremor||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hand tremor ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hand tremor||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary embolism (1 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
- Cardiomyopathy (1 people, 100.00%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (1 people, 100.00%)
- Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bupropion hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
- Carvedilol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lamotrigine (1 people, 100.00%)
- Warfarin sodium (1 people, 100.00%)
- Tamsulosin hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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