Review: could Xanax cause Neuropathy Peripheral?


Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 63,565 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 862 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 65,513 users)

Neuropathy Peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, oedema peripheral, drowsiness, fatigue (latest reports from 31,380 Neuropathy peripheral patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

63,565 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 862 people (1.36%) have Neuropathy Peripheral

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Neuropathy peripheral?

Time on Xanax when people have Neuropathy Peripheral *:

  • < 1 month: 8.7 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 21.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 30.43 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.7 %
  • 10+ years: 4.35 %

Gender of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 72.29 %
  • male: 27.71 %

Age of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.56 %
  • 20-29: 2.79 %
  • 30-39: 9.34 %
  • 40-49: 26.36 %
  • 50-59: 31.24 %
  • 60+: 29.71 %

Severity if Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Xanax **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (126 people)
  • Anxiety (125 people)
  • Depression (124 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (108 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (66 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (375 people)
  • Aredia (264 people)
  • Neurontin (257 people)
  • Lasix (256 people)
  • Ambien (234 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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