Could Lorazepam cause Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 66,821 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA. Among them, 1,933 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 70,075 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,548 Constipation patients).
On Dec, 23, 2016
66,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 1,933 people (2.89%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lorazepam when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 76.32 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.63 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.63 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.63 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Lorazepam *:
- female: 62.91 %
- male: 37.09 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Lorazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.58 %
- 10-19: 1.81 %
- 20-29: 2.65 %
- 30-39: 6.99 %
- 40-49: 17.48 %
- 50-59: 25.76 %
- 60+: 44.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (249 people, 12.88%)
- Stress And Anxiety (220 people, 11.38%)
- Multiple Myeloma (205 people, 10.61%)
- Depression (202 people, 10.45%)
- High Blood Pressure (121 people, 6.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (410 people, 21.21%)
- Ambien (267 people, 13.81%)
- Zofran (254 people, 13.14%)
- Ativan (236 people, 12.21%)
- Oxycontin (232 people, 12.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (647 people, 33.47%)
- Pain (593 people, 30.68%)
- Fatigue (589 people, 30.47%)
- Stress And Anxiety (565 people, 29.23%)
- Weakness (488 people, 25.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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