Review: could Librium cause Death?
Summary: Death is found among people who take Librium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Elavil, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 1,549 people who have side effects while taking Librium from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Librium has active ingredients of chlordiazepoxide hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 1,675 Librium users)
Death has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 183,870 Death patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 1,549 people reported to have side effects when taking Librium. Among them, 21 people (1.36%) have Death.
Time on Librium when people have Death * :
Gender of people who have Death when taking Librium * :
Age of people who have Death when taking Librium * :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (2 people, 9.52%)
- Hepatic neoplasm malignant (1 people, 4.76%)
- Cardiomyopathy (1 people, 4.76%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (1 people, 4.76%)
- Diabetic neuropathy (1 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Elavil (5 people, 23.81%)
- Ibuprofen (5 people, 23.81%)
- Celexa (5 people, 23.81%)
- Calcium carbonate (5 people, 23.81%)
- Vioxx (5 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I'm on two meds, can librium and diclofenac sodium be taken at the same time
Trying too find out if I can safely take these two drugs together at the same time , or just take them times apart in the same day. Or don't take them together at all?
- Causes of extreme fatigue and fainting when stressed and chronic panic/anxiety and insomnia (1 answer)
since daughters death 6 years ago I have been extremely fatigued, no energy for anything, dizziness chronic and have fainted about 7 times in the past 18 months, severe panic when leaving my home to the point of choking and vomiting, also wake up with flashbacks to my childs death nightly. Have been on antidepressants for 5 years stopped them about a year ago but no improvement. Nothing works can not locate a Dr to assist. whats wrong with me?
- Have you heard of people taking large amounts of imodium to get "opiod" feeling and death due to amount taken? (3 answers)
My 21 year old son passed away unexpectedly due to large amount of Imodium taken. As I have found out he had been taking this OTC medication to get the same feeling as pain medication(opioids). This medication showed up in his toxicology report. Can anyone help me understand how this could cause death? Should this medication be OTC? Is this something his generation is doing? His death was accidental. Has there been other young adults that have taken this medication to get a buzz? He did have Restoril also in report--which was within normal value. He did not do any other drugs. Please help me understand this dangerous drug that is available OTC for our young children/adults.
- Overdosed on librium alcohol and zanaflex (1 answer)
I recently od'd on a large handful of Librium, about 8 zanaflex and a pint of liquor. I had gotten out of bed and fell. My mother found me trying to take off my clothes and I was urinating on myself. I do not remember any of this, but she said she asked what I had taken and I pointed to two pill bottles. I had left a "goodbye" letter that I do not remember writing. She called 911 and proceeded to try to get some panties on me and a tshirt. She said the paramedics were shaking their head, they couldn't get a blood pressure. Anyway I was put on a sheet and then on a gurney and rushed to the er. The first thing I remember was drinking charcoal, and having black diarrhea in a bed pain w/my mom helping me. (daddy left the room thank god). But I guess my question is, what will be the reprecusions (sp?) of this? I have never been suicidal before. I have never blacked out before. But I seemed to have done both that night. I have been released and can't sleep, I have no income, live with my mom and very depressed. I have no drugs or liquor in the house. Can anyone relate to what happened to me 3 nights ago? Was it some sort of stressful unconscious breakdown? Confused and embarrassed..swd
- Finished alcohol detox yesterday. still feeling clumsy and slurred speech
Did a 5 day detox. Just left yesterday. About an hour and a half i took 1/2 milligram of ativan. Mome again for the 5 days. They gave me librium. My pulse and blood pressure were high. Two days into detox they gave me something for my blood pressure, which helped. Yesterday morning they gave me one last librium (250). Today my speech has improved but I'm still clumsy a d a little stumbly. Is this permanent? How long will it last?
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I've lost my husband to this toxic combination. He went to bed; I awoke to life without my best friend. Please be aware of potentially fatal prescription combinations. Discuss these with your Dr. or pharmacist. Do the research, watch for side effects, voice your concerns - it could save a life.
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