Review: could Librium cause Death?
This is a review of Death by studying 1,499 people who take Librium. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Librium (latest outcomes from 1,634 users) has active ingredients of chlordiazepoxide hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Librium include nausea, stress and anxiety, fatigue, weakness, depression.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 1,499 people reported to have side effects when taking Librium. Among them, 21 people (1.40%) 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%)
- Calcium carbonate (5 people, 23.81%)
- Vioxx (5 people, 23.81%)
- Ibuprofen (5 people, 23.81%)
- Coreg (5 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Shauna Hampshire on Sep, 24, 2012:
My mother, Ruth Santrock had a Reclast Infusion on June 26,2012 and she died. 59 days later after Hyponatremia. She had the infusion before, but this time I guess her body just couldn't take the intensity of the infusion.
My mother was 90 years old. She passed away in South Florida. The only other medicine she took was diovan, Atenenol and as clonidine patch for high.blood pressure.
She had not been sick except.for a UTI back in December 2011.
Roger J. Geronimo on Dec, 25, 2012:
My wife, age 50, passed away from a Reclast injection May 2011. A healthy female, she had the injection late Thursday afternoon. She was told to go home and drink fluids which she did until sleep 4 hours later. Around 6 pm Friday pm she started to have flu like symptoms. She was dead early Sunday am about 30 hours later. The medical examiner listed the cause of death as severe renal failure caused by drug interaction (Reclast) The renal failure was so severe that the Funeral director could not repair her face for viewing saying it was the worst case of dehydration he had ever seen. She was a beautiful woman and we were forced to have a closed casket.
The doctor sent her home which the packaging/box the iv injection of Reclast came in and told her to go home and read it.
George on Dec, 30, 2012:
Mr. Geronimo: I am very sorry for your loss. Are you pursuing legal action regarding your wife's death?
Linda on Jan, 6, 2013:
I am so sorry. I have always been afraid of the twice a year infusion injections. The receptionist at my gynecologist's office (not even the doctor) called and told me that despite the fact that I have been taking fosamax, actonal, and boniva for 8 years, I have osteoporosis in my right hip and I should go for a twice a year injection called prolia. When I researchedit, Everyone in the initial study had side effects and there were many deaths. I do not understand why the doctors are pushing these new drugs and don't care if we are the small percentage of guinea pigs who will die? I amseeking alternative natural remedies for my osteoporosis.
ElysianFields on Dec, 30, 2013:
Shauna, your 90-year-old mother who was killed by Reclast...how much did she weigh at the time of infusion? My mother was dead within a month of her Reclast infusion, no prior medical issues, went to the gym three times a week, and her official cause of death was Reclast Overdose. I've read many stories of family members being killed ny this drug, but usually by acute renal failure or AFib.
Dr. Roger J. Geronimo on Dec, 31, 2013:
I did however here in Florida the statue of limitations is only 2 years. I literally went to dozens of attorney's and none would take the case. The insurance industry rules here in Florida. I do commercials for Farah and Farah, a large Jacksonville firm, and am a friend. Even they declined the case. I can't tell you how frustrating and disappointing this was.
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