Review: could Diazepam cause Accidental overdose?
Summary: Accidental overdose could be caused by Diazepam, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Oxycodone hcl, and have Pain.
We study 31,654 people who have side effects while taking Diazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 590 have Accidental overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Accidental overdose and more.
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Diazepam (latest outcomes from 32,874 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Accidental overdose (latest reports from 48,570 patients) has been reported by people with pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, type 2 diabetes, depression.
On Apr, 3, 2014: 31,599 people reported to have side effects when taking Diazepam. Among them, 590 people (1.87%) have Accidental Overdose. They amount to 1.22% of all the 48,382 people who have Accidental Overdose.
Time on Diazepam when people have Accidental overdose * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Accidental overdose||75.00%||18.75%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.25%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Diazepam * :
|Accidental overdose||34.44%||65.56% |
Age of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Diazepam * :
|Accidental overdose||0.15%||0.61%||4.08%||19.36%||23.45%||36.76%||11.80%||3.78% |
Severity of Accidental overdose when taking Diazepam ** :
How people recovered from Accidental overdose ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (55 people, 9.32%)
- Anxiety (20 people, 3.39%)
- Depression (14 people, 2.37%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 1.86%)
- Nausea (9 people, 1.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycodone hcl (307 people, 52.03%)
- Temazepam (144 people, 24.41%)
- Oxycontin (143 people, 24.24%)
- Acetaminophen (110 people, 18.64%)
- Oxazepam (110 people, 18.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Diazepam (diazepam) is often used for stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions Diazepam is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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Recently Dxd w/ toxic multinodular goiter/hyperthyroidism. Fibromyalgia for 20+ years. Had to titrate off Savella 100 mg. BID due to hyperthyroidism. Now all above symptoms have worsened. Because thyroid blood work was in normal range ( although I had been on low iodine diet for 2 months, which should keep in normal range) endocrinologist said see me in six months! No instructions, no explanations. Can't find much about Plummer's online! Had bad reaction during uptake scan & ER said due to RAI. If levels had been high on blood work following scan results, Dr wanted to do RAI Ablation. I am a.) Afraid of worse reaction; b.) Ablation not working, having to be repeated; c.) Ultimately having to have thyroid removed surgically.
I need to know my options! What should I be doing now? Anger and aggression, plus crying all the time are taking over my life. Savella was like a miracle drug for my fibromyalgia, but since it was an SNRI I am wondering how much of my problems is from stopping that. I did titrate off professionally, but had been on it over 3 years. Also wondering if it, hyperthyroidism or both are reason I am on four bp meds as cardiologist says heart is healthy. No history of stroke or seizures.
Is there anyone out there who can give me direction? Every day is worse. Also having injections in c- spine to determine if neurological surgery w/ help w/ spinal cord compression. First was done Monday.
Eyes also not focusing! Fibromyalgia or hyperthyroidism? Dr says I have 20/20 in each eye individually & field vision test okay. Still can't see TV or anything up close such as cosmetic needs for face! Nothing helps close vision. Glasses will help distance clear enough for now.
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