Xanax and Impaired driving ability - from FDA reports
Impaired driving ability is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Impaired driving ability with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 22, 2017
84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 344 people (0.41%) have Impaired driving ability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xanax when people have Impaired driving ability *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Impaired driving ability when taking Xanax *:
- female: 66.08 %
- male: 33.92 %
Age of people who have Impaired driving ability when taking Xanax *:
- 0-1: 0.37 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.11 %
- 20-29: 4.44 %
- 30-39: 12.59 %
- 40-49: 29.63 %
- 50-59: 22.22 %
- 60+: 29.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (59 people, 17.15%)
- Depression (52 people, 15.12%)
- Insomnia (36 people, 10.47%)
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 8.72%)
- Back Pain (27 people, 7.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (52 people, 15.12%)
- Ambien (46 people, 13.37%)
- Zoloft (38 people, 11.05%)
- Neurontin (38 people, 11.05%)
- Wellbutrin (33 people, 9.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Feeling Abnormal (82 people, 23.84%)
- Dizziness (73 people, 21.22%)
- Pain (70 people, 20.35%)
- Memory Loss (69 people, 20.06%)
- Insomnia (68 people, 19.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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