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Review: could Lorazepam cause Paranoia?





Summary: Paranoia is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 45,087 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 263 have Paranoia. Find out below who they are, when they have Paranoia and more.

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Lorazepam

Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 47,090 users)

Paranoia

Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia.(latest reports from Paranoia 10,915 patients)

On Dec, 2, 2014: 45,077 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam. Among them, 263 people (0.58%) have Paranoia.

Trend of Paranoia in Lorazepam reports

Time on Lorazepam when people have Paranoia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Paranoia40.00%10.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%10.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Paranoia when taking Lorazepam * :

FemaleMale
Paranoia50.36%49.64%

Age of people who have Paranoia when taking Lorazepam * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Paranoia0.00%0.00%1.27%20.25%19.41%24.47%14.77%19.83%

Severity of Paranoia when taking Lorazepam ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Paranoia100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Paranoia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (37 people, 14.07%)
  2. Depression (36 people, 13.69%)
  3. Anxiety (24 people, 9.13%)
  4. Schizophrenia (22 people, 8.37%)
  5. Smoking cessation therapy (16 people, 6.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (63 people, 23.95%)
  2. Ambien (61 people, 23.19%)
  3. Seroquel (51 people, 19.39%)
  4. Vicodin (43 people, 16.35%)
  5. Diazepam (42 people, 15.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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