Review: could Restoril cause Thromboembolic Stroke?


Thromboembolic stroke is found among people who take Restoril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Vioxx, and have Sleep disorder therapy . We study 9,062 people who have side effects while taking Restoril from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Thromboembolic stroke. Find out below who they are, when they have Thromboembolic stroke and more.

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Restoril has active ingredients of temazepam. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Restoril 9,741 users)

Thromboembolic Stroke

Thromboembolic stroke (a thrombotic stroke occurs when diseased or damaged cerebral arteries become blocked by the formation of a blood clot within the brain) has been reported by people with osteoarthritis, arthritis, atrial fibrillation/flutter, indigestion, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 94 Thromboembolic stroke patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

9,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Restoril.
Among them, 23 people (0.25%) have Thromboembolic Stroke

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Restoril cause Thromboembolic stroke?

Gender of people who have Thromboembolic Stroke when taking Restoril *:

  • female: 13.04 %
  • male: 86.96 %

Age of people who have Thromboembolic Stroke when taking Restoril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 13.04 %
  • 60+: 86.96 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sleep Disorder Therapy (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Osteoarthritis (19 people, 82.61%)
  • Arthritis (1 person, 4.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vioxx (23 people, 100.00%)
  • Aspirin (5 people, 21.74%)
  • Zantac (3 people, 13.04%)
  • Vicodin Es (3 people, 13.04%)
  • Tricor (3 people, 13.04%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Supraventricular Extrasystoles (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Oesophageal Rupture (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Hypertension (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Choking (19 people, 82.61%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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