Review: could Lorazepam cause Metallic taste?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 44,923 people who take Lorazepam. Among them, 230 have Metallic taste. See who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lorazepam (latest outcomes from 46,956 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Lorazepam include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, fatigue, anxiety aggravated.
Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) (latest reports from 154,244 patients) has been reported by people with insomnia, quit smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 44,923 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam. Among them, 230 people (0.51%) have Metallic Taste.
Time on Lorazepam when people have Metallic taste * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Metallic taste||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Metallic taste when taking Lorazepam * :
|Metallic taste||70.97%||29.03% |
Age of people who have Metallic taste when taking Lorazepam * :
|Metallic taste||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.08%||6.99%||8.06%||23.66%||60.22% |
Severity of Metallic taste when taking Lorazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Metallic taste||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Metallic taste ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Metallic taste||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (48 people, 20.87%)
- Pain (41 people, 17.83%)
- Depression (35 people, 15.22%)
- Metastases to bone (35 people, 15.22%)
- Insomnia (31 people, 13.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (60 people, 26.09%)
- Nexium (57 people, 24.78%)
- Ambien (57 people, 24.78%)
- Aredia (41 people, 17.83%)
- Prochlorperazine (40 people, 17.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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