Who have Homicidal ideation with Ativan - from FDA reports


Homicidal ideation is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,004 people who have side effects when taking Ativan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 12, 2019

53,004 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 115 people (0.22%) have Homicidal ideation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ativan cause Homicidal ideation?

Time on Ativan when people have Homicidal ideation *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Homicidal ideation when taking Ativan *:

  • female: 47.83 %
  • male: 52.17 %

Age of people who have Homicidal ideation when taking Ativan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 10.71 %
  • 20-29: 10.71 %
  • 30-39: 21.43 %
  • 40-49: 40.48 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 2.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Depression: 31 people, 26.96%
  2. Pain: 18 people, 15.65%
  3. Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes): 15 people, 13.04%
  4. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 12 people, 10.43%
  5. Sleep Disorder: 7 people, 6.09%
  6. Quit Smoking: 7 people, 6.09%
  7. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 6 people, 5.22%
  8. Schizoaffective Disorder (a mental disorder characterized by disordered thought): 5 people, 4.35%
  9. Emotional Disorder: 5 people, 4.35%
  10. Psychotic Disorder: 5 people, 4.35%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Seroquel: 24 people, 20.87%
  2. Zyprexa: 23 people, 20.00%
  3. Paxil: 22 people, 19.13%
  4. Ambien: 20 people, 17.39%
  5. Celexa: 19 people, 16.52%
  6. Chantix: 17 people, 14.78%
  7. Klonopin: 17 people, 14.78%
  8. Neurontin: 17 people, 14.78%
  9. Risperdal: 17 people, 14.78%
  10. Depakote: 16 people, 13.91%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Suicidal Ideation: 70 people, 60.87%
  2. Depression: 43 people, 37.39%
  3. Anger: 31 people, 26.96%
  4. Suicide Attempt: 30 people, 26.09%
  5. Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement): 24 people, 20.87%
  6. Drug Ineffective: 22 people, 19.13%
  7. Psychotic Disorder: 20 people, 17.39%
  8. Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation): 18 people, 15.65%
  9. Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur): 16 people, 13.91%
  10. Aggression: 16 people, 13.91%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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