Review: could Xanax cause Neuropathy Peripheral?


Summary

Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Anxiety . We study 78,086 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,013 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 82,506 users)

Neuropathy Peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, drowsiness, insomnia, malaise (latest reports from 51,712 Neuropathy peripheral patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

78,086 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 1,013 people (1.3%) have Neuropathy Peripheral


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Neuropathy peripheral?

Time on Xanax when people have Neuropathy Peripheral *:

  • < 1 month: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.52 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.41 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.81 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.93 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.52 %
  • 10+ years: 3.7 %

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

  • female: 72.56 %
  • male: 27.44 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.49 %
  • 20-29: 2.58 %
  • 30-39: 8.6 %
  • 40-49: 24.82 %
  • 50-59: 30.34 %
  • 60+: 33.17 %

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 *:

  • Anxiety (168 people, 16.58%)
  • Pain (146 people, 14.41%)
  • Depression (145 people, 14.31%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (108 people, 10.66%)
  • Sleep Disorder (71 people, 7.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (393 people, 38.80%)
  • Lasix (280 people, 27.64%)
  • Aredia (270 people, 26.65%)
  • Neurontin (269 people, 26.55%)
  • Ambien (254 people, 25.07%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (468 people, 46.20%)
  • Anxiety (432 people, 42.65%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (351 people, 34.65%)
  • Depression (342 people, 33.76%)
  • Back Pain (289 people, 28.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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