Could Ativan cause Nightmare - from FDA reports
Nightmare is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Stress and anxiety . We study 43,709 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA. Among them, 223 have Nightmare. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmare and more.
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Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Ativan 47,091 users)
Nightmare (unpleasant dream) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 21,665 Nightmare patients).
On Jan, 18, 2017
43,709 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 223 people (0.51%) have Nightmare
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ativan when people have Nightmare *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nightmare when taking Ativan *:
- female: 62.9 %
- male: 37.1 %
Age of people who have Nightmare when taking Ativan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 8.24 %
- 20-29: 4.4 %
- 30-39: 17.03 %
- 40-49: 23.63 %
- 50-59: 23.63 %
- 60+: 23.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (42 people, 18.83%)
- Depression (38 people, 17.04%)
- Insomnia (33 people, 14.80%)
- Pain (31 people, 13.90%)
- Quit Smoking (27 people, 12.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (38 people, 17.04%)
- Paxil (32 people, 14.35%)
- Neurontin (30 people, 13.45%)
- Zyprexa (29 people, 13.00%)
- Depakote (26 people, 11.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (95 people, 42.60%)
- Insomnia (90 people, 40.36%)
- Suicidal Ideation (69 people, 30.94%)
- Depression (65 people, 29.15%)
- Agitation (65 people, 29.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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