Zolpidem and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Zolpidem, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Zolpidem. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,156 people who have side effects when taking Zolpidem from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 22, 2017

43,156 people reported to have side effects when taking Zolpidem.
Among them, 793 people (1.84%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zolpidem cause Constipation?

Time on Zolpidem when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 45.24 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.95 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.52 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Zolpidem *:

  • female: 65.79 %
  • male: 34.21 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Zolpidem *:

  • 0-1: 0.16 %
  • 2-9: 0.32 %
  • 10-19: 1.11 %
  • 20-29: 2.21 %
  • 30-39: 8.53 %
  • 40-49: 12.64 %
  • 50-59: 21.01 %
  • 60+: 54.03 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (106 people, 13.37%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (93 people, 11.73%)
  • Depression (85 people, 10.72%)
  • High Blood Pressure (75 people, 9.46%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (46 people, 5.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (131 people, 16.52%)
  • Ambien (121 people, 15.26%)
  • Lorazepam (97 people, 12.23%)
  • Aspirin (93 people, 11.73%)
  • Oxycontin (85 people, 10.72%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (228 people, 28.75%)
  • Nausea (211 people, 26.61%)
  • Pain (200 people, 25.22%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (194 people, 24.46%)
  • Diarrhea (179 people, 22.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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