Review: could Lorazepam cause Metallic taste (Taste - impaired)?
Summary: Metallic taste 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 Stress and anxiety.
We study 45,100 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 230 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.
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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 47,105 Lorazepam users)
Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, quit smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression. (latest reports from 24,300 Metallic taste patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 45,100 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%)
- Metastases to bone (35 people, 15.22%)
- Depression (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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