Ativan and Vision - night blindness - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Vision - night blindness is found among people who take Ativan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Ativan and have Vision - night blindness. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 68,551 people who have side effects when taking Ativan from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Feb, 07, 2023

68,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Ativan.
Among them, 20 people (0.03%) have Vision - night blindness.

What is Ativan?

Ativan has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. eHealthMe is studying from 72,598 Ativan users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Vision - night blindness?

Vision - night blindness is found to be associated with 728 drugs and 482 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Ativan and Vision - night blindness reports submitted per year:

Could Ativan cause Vision - night blindness?

Time on Ativan when people have Vision - night blindness *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Vision - night blindness when taking Ativan *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Vision - night blindness when taking Ativan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.88 %
  • 40-49: 29.41 %
  • 50-59: 11.76 %
  • 60+: 52.94 %

Common drugs people take besides Ativan *:

  1. Ibuprofen: 7 people, 35.00%
  2. Lyrica: 5 people, 25.00%
  3. Gemcitabine: 4 people, 20.00%
  4. Erlotinib Hydrochloride: 4 people, 20.00%
  5. Lovastatin: 4 people, 20.00%
  6. Metoclopramide: 4 people, 20.00%
  7. Ambien: 4 people, 20.00%
  8. Diclofenac Sodium: 4 people, 20.00%
  9. Miralax: 4 people, 20.00%
  10. Ondansetron: 4 people, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Vision - night blindness *:

  1. Rashes (redness): 7 people, 35.00%
  2. Depression: 6 people, 30.00%
  3. Photophobia (extreme sensitivity to light): 5 people, 25.00%
  4. Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears): 4 people, 20.00%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4 people, 20.00%
  6. Meningioma (a diverse set of tumours arising from the meninges): 4 people, 20.00%
  7. Heart Attack: 4 people, 20.00%
  8. Dizziness: 4 people, 20.00%
  9. Pain: 4 people, 20.00%
  10. Abdominal Pain: 4 people, 20.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pancreatic Carcinoma (pancreatic cancer): 4 people, 20.00%
  2. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 4 people, 20.00%
  3. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 4 people, 20.00%
  4. Back Pain: 3 people, 15.00%
  5. Hypersensitivity: 3 people, 15.00%
  6. Dizziness: 2 people, 10.00%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 10.00%
  8. Nasal Polyps (masses that develop in the lining of the nose): 2 people, 10.00%
  9. Depression: 2 people, 10.00%
  10. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 5.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Ativan and have Vision - night blindness?

Check whether Vision - night blindness is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on lorazepam (the active ingredients of Ativan) and Ativan (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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