Ativan and Stroke - from FDA reports


Summary

Stroke 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. This review analyzes which people have Stroke with Ativan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,976 people who have side effects when taking Ativan from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 24, 2017

46,976 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 874 people (1.86%) have Stroke


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ativan cause Stroke?

Time on Ativan when people have Stroke *:

  • < 1 month: 46.88 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.12 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.62 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 15.62 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Ativan *:

  • female: 66.98 %
  • male: 33.02 %

Age of people who have Stroke when taking Ativan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.14 %
  • 10-19: 0.41 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 6.12 %
  • 40-49: 14.56 %
  • 50-59: 22.86 %
  • 60+: 51.16 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (92 people, 10.53%)
  • High Blood Pressure (91 people, 10.41%)
  • Depression (90 people, 10.30%)
  • Arthritis (72 people, 8.24%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (50 people, 5.72%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (180 people, 20.59%)
  • Aspirin (164 people, 18.76%)
  • Plavix (129 people, 14.76%)
  • Zometa (119 people, 13.62%)
  • Lipitor (119 people, 13.62%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (249 people, 28.49%)
  • Depression (172 people, 19.68%)
  • Fatigue (168 people, 19.22%)
  • High Blood Pressure (166 people, 18.99%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (165 people, 18.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Ativan 50,574 users)

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Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 192,622 Stroke patients).

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