Review: could Ativan cause Lower blood pressure (Hypotension)?
Summary: Lower blood pressure 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 Pain.
We study 33,028 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,576 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure and more.
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Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Ativan 35,203 users)
Lower blood pressure
Lower blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Lower blood pressure 106,762 patients)
On Nov, 28, 2014: 33,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan. Among them, 1,576 people (4.77%) have Lower Blood Pressure.
Time on Ativan when people have Lower blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lower blood pressure||58.70%||20.65%||0.00%||1.09%||13.04%||0.00%||6.52% |
Gender of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Ativan * :
|Lower blood pressure||58.31%||41.69% |
Age of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Ativan * :
|Lower blood pressure||0.14%||0.42%||2.22%||3.54%||5.97%||16.11%||25.42%||46.18% |
Severity of Lower blood pressure when taking Ativan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lower blood pressure||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Lower blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lower blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (132 people, 8.38%)
- Multiple myeloma (122 people, 7.74%)
- Depression (102 people, 6.47%)
- Anxiety (101 people, 6.41%)
- Hypertension (96 people, 6.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (371 people, 23.54%)
- Aspirin (365 people, 23.16%)
- Zofran (268 people, 17.01%)
- Protonix (221 people, 14.02%)
- Decadron (205 people, 13.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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