Could Lorazepam cause Paranoia - from FDA reports
Paranoia is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain . We study 51,944 people who have side effects while taking Lorazepam from FDA. Among them, 288 have Paranoia. Find out below who they are, when they have Paranoia and more.
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Lorazepam has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Lorazepam 70,064 users)
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 (latest reports from 14,310 Paranoia patients).
On Nov, 22, 2016
51,944 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 288 people (0.55%) have Paranoia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lorazepam when people have Paranoia *:
- < 1 month: 41.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Paranoia when taking Lorazepam *:
- female: 49.47 %
- male: 50.53 %
Age of people who have Paranoia when taking Lorazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.28 %
- 20-29: 16.17 %
- 30-39: 19.57 %
- 40-49: 25.11 %
- 50-59: 13.19 %
- 60+: 24.68 %
Severity of Paranoia **:
- least: 50 %
- moderate: 50 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Oxycontin (65 people, 22.57%)
- Ambien (59 people, 20.49%)
- Seroquel (47 people, 16.32%)
- Paxil (41 people, 14.24%)
- Diazepam (41 people, 14.24%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Lorazepam, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Schizophrenia (18 people, 6.25%)
- Quit Smoking (16 people, 5.56%)
- Psychotic Disorder (15 people, 5.21%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Stress And Anxiety (97 people, 33.68%)
- Agitation (94 people, 32.64%)
- Depression (84 people, 29.17%)
- Suicidal Ideation (82 people, 28.47%)
- Fatigue (81 people, 28.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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