Lorazepam and Metallic taste - from FDA reports
Metallic taste is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Metallic taste with Lorazepam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 73,867 people who have side effects when taking Lorazepam from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
73,867 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 440 people (0.6%) have Metallic taste
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lorazepam when people have Metallic taste *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Metallic taste when taking Lorazepam *:
- female: 68.16 %
- male: 31.84 %
Age of people who have Metallic taste when taking Lorazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.28 %
- 10-19: 0.56 %
- 20-29: 0.56 %
- 30-39: 4.79 %
- 40-49: 13.24 %
- 50-59: 24.23 %
- 60+: 56.34 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (61 people, 13.86%)
- Depression (55 people, 12.50%)
- Metastases To Bone (41 people, 9.32%)
- Sleep Disorder (40 people, 9.09%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (33 people, 7.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (70 people, 15.91%)
- Ambien (68 people, 15.45%)
- Nexium (63 people, 14.32%)
- Aredia (51 people, 11.59%)
- Sutent (49 people, 11.14%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (151 people, 34.32%)
- Fatigue (130 people, 29.55%)
- Weight Decreased (111 people, 25.23%)
- Pain (97 people, 22.05%)
- Diarrhea (91 people, 20.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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