Review: could Xanax cause Anterograde amnesia?
This is a review of Anterograde amnesia by studying 54,703 people who take Xanax. We analyze: the time on Xanax when people have Anterograde amnesia, gender and age of these people, the severity of Anterograde amnesia, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Xanax. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,692 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Xanax include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety aggravated, fatigue.
Anterograde amnesia (loss of memory for events after an incident) (latest reports from 554 patients) has been reported by people with insomnia, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, temporal lobe epilepsy, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 8, 2014: 52,277 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Anterograde Amnesia.
Time on Xanax when people have Anterograde amnesia * :
Gender of people who have Anterograde amnesia when taking Xanax * :
|Anterograde amnesia||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Anterograde amnesia when taking Xanax * :
|Anterograde amnesia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Anterograde amnesia when taking Xanax ** :
How people recovered from Anterograde amnesia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Temporal lobe epilepsy (3 people, 60.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 20.00%)
- Psychogenic pain disorder (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabitril (4 people, 80.00%)
- Remeron (4 people, 80.00%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 80.00%)
- Keppra (4 people, 80.00%)
- Lexapro (4 people, 80.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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