Review: could Lorazepam cause Memory loss?
Summary: Memory loss 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 Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 45,111 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 963 have Memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory loss and more.
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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 47,116 Lorazepam users)
Memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 63,451 Memory loss patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 45,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam. Among them, 963 people (2.13%) have Memory Loss.
Time on Lorazepam when people have Memory loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Memory loss||48.30%||17.69%||9.52%||6.80%||8.84%||4.76%||4.08% |
Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Lorazepam * :
|Memory loss||66.91%||33.09% |
Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Lorazepam * :
|Memory loss||0.21%||0.11%||0.64%||6.83%||17.18%||20.92%||21.13%||32.98% |
Severity of Memory loss when taking Lorazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Memory loss||10.64%||53.19%||27.66%||8.51% |
How people recovered from Memory loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Memory loss||0.00%||4.00%||96.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (198 people, 20.56%)
- Anxiety (192 people, 19.94%)
- Pain (128 people, 13.29%)
- Insomnia (70 people, 7.27%)
- Sleep disorder (62 people, 6.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (164 people, 17.03%)
- Ambien (145 people, 15.06%)
- Oxycontin (127 people, 13.19%)
- Clonazepam (110 people, 11.42%)
- Paxil (109 people, 11.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Valerian, Effexor Xr, Ativan, Thorazine for a 42-year old woman with Chronic Insomnia, Insomnia, Depression Suicidal, Anxiety. The patient has Weakness, Fatigue, Lower Blood Pressure, Dry Eyes
- A study of side effects of Neurontin for a 32-year old woman with Neuropathy. The patient has Memory Impairment
- A study of drug interactions between Celexa, Clonazepam, Valproic Acid for a 33-year old man with Bipolar Disorder, Panic Disorder. The patient has Impaired Memory, Memory Impairment, Disturbance In Attention, Cognitive Deterioration
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Ativan, Lisinopril, Zoloft, Simvastatin, Janumet for a 64-year old woman with Heartburn Prevention, Insomnia, High Blood Cholesterol, Chronic Depression, Diabetes. The patient has Photosensitivity Reaction
- A study of side effects of Keppra for a 79-year old man with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss
Recent Lorazepam related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Abilify, Effexor, Lorazepam for a 29-year old man who has Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type
- Comparions of Ativan, Buspirone Hcl for a 39-year old woman who has Adjustment Disorder With Mixed Anxiety And Depressed Mood
- Comparions of Methscopolamine Bromide, Lorazepam, Hydromorphone Hydrochloride, Morphine for a 85-year old man who has COPD
- Comparions of Singulair, Ativan, Wellbutrin Sr, Celebrex, Claritin for a 44-year old woman who has Chronic Thyroiditis
- Comparions of Lorazepam, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 51-year old woman who has Anxiety Disorder
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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