Review: could Valium cause Drug dependence?
Summary: Drug dependence is found among people who take Valium, 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 20,067 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 665 have Drug dependence. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug dependence and more.
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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 21,837 Valium users)
Drug dependence has been reported by people with pain, depression, stress and anxiety, back pain, drug abuse and dependence. (latest reports from 19,352 Drug dependence patients)
On Apr, 6, 2015: 20,067 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 665 people (3.31%) have Drug Dependence.
Time on Valium when people have Drug dependence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug dependence||42.86%||14.29%||0.00%||7.14%||7.14%||28.57%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug dependence when taking Valium * :
|Drug dependence||44.31%||55.69% |
Age of people who have Drug dependence when taking Valium * :
|Drug dependence||0.00%||0.00%||2.34%||11.99%||25.55%||37.85%||16.67%||5.61% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (411 people, 61.80%)
- Depression (31 people, 4.66%)
- Back pain (28 people, 4.21%)
- Muscle spasms (28 people, 4.21%)
- Insomnia (16 people, 2.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (495 people, 74.44%)
- Xanax (205 people, 30.83%)
- Neurontin (198 people, 29.77%)
- Ambien (154 people, 23.16%)
- Percocet (147 people, 22.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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