Review: could Ativan cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Palpitations is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Anxiety.
We study 33,028 people who have side effects while taking Ativan from FDA and social media. Among them, 736 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations 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)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Palpitations 51,029 patients)
On Nov, 27, 2014: 33,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan. Among them, 737 people (2.23%) have Palpitations.
Time on Ativan when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Ativan * :
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Ativan * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Ativan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (136 people, 18.45%)
- Depression (49 people, 6.65%)
- Pain (43 people, 5.83%)
- Osteoporosis (39 people, 5.29%)
- Sleep disorder (32 people, 4.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (147 people, 19.95%)
- Ambien (111 people, 15.06%)
- Xanax (93 people, 12.62%)
- Neurontin (93 people, 12.62%)
- Lasix (91 people, 12.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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