Review: could Xanax cause Anterograde Amnesia?


Anterograde amnesia is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Adderall 10, and have Temporal lobe epilepsy . We study 80,142 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Anterograde amnesia. Find out below who they are, when they have Anterograde amnesia and more.

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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 84,657 users)

Anterograde Amnesia

Anterograde amnesia (loss of memory for events after an incident) has been reported by people with insomnia, depression, preventive health care, stress and anxiety, pain (latest reports from 245 Anterograde amnesia patients).

On Oct, 15, 2016

80,142 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Anterograde Amnesia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Anterograde amnesia?

Gender of people who have Anterograde Amnesia when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 83.33 %
  • male: 16.67 %

Age of people who have Anterograde Amnesia when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 25 %
  • 30-39: 75 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (3 people, 50.00%)
  • Psychogenic Pain Disorder (1 person, 16.67%)
  • Insomnia (1 person, 16.67%)
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder (1 person, 16.67%)
  • Depression (1 person, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Remeron (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Neurontin (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Lexapro (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Gabitril (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Adderall 10 (4 people, 66.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Suicidal Ideation (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Scar (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Fall (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Drug Interaction (4 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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