Dementia is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Anxiety . We study 51,931 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 168 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 70,052 users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with fall, confusional state, death, drowsiness, agitation (latest reports from 18,299 Dementia patients).
On Sep, 21, 2016
51,931 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 168 people (0.32%) have Dementia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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