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Review: could Lorazepam cause Paranoia?

Summary: Paranoia could be caused by Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 44,991 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 (latest outcomes from 46,986 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, fatigue, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated.

Paranoia

Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur) (latest reports from 59,736 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, schizophrenia.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 44,943 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam. Among them, 263 people (0.59%) have Paranoia. They amount to 0.44% of all the 59,667 people who have Paranoia on eHealthMe.

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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