Baclofen and Memory impairment - from FDA reports
Memory impairment is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ampyra, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Memory impairment with Baclofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,767 people who have side effects when taking Baclofen from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
48,767 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 1,477 people (3.03%) have Memory impairment
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Baclofen when people have Memory impairment *:
- < 1 month: 43.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.36 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.82 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.27 %
- 10+ years: 4.55 %
Gender of people who have Memory impairment when taking Baclofen *:
- female: 74.57 %
- male: 25.43 %
Age of people who have Memory impairment when taking Baclofen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.18 %
- 10-19: 0.91 %
- 20-29: 3.38 %
- 30-39: 10.87 %
- 40-49: 25.75 %
- 50-59: 34.98 %
- 60+: 23.93 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (212 people, 14.35%)
- Gait Disturbance (159 people, 10.77%)
- Depression (101 people, 6.84%)
- Muscle Spasticity (71 people, 4.81%)
- Stress And Anxiety (65 people, 4.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ampyra (285 people, 19.30%)
- Neurontin (176 people, 11.92%)
- Gilenya (167 people, 11.31%)
- Lyrica (163 people, 11.04%)
- Tysabri (148 people, 10.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (357 people, 24.17%)
- Fall (332 people, 22.48%)
- Weakness (325 people, 22.00%)
- Pain (261 people, 17.67%)
- Gait Disturbance (254 people, 17.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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