Lorazepam and Constipation - from FDA reports
Constipation is found among people who take Lorazepam, 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 Lorazepam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 73,867 people who have side effects when taking Lorazepam from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jan, 21, 2018
73,867 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 2,102 people (2.85%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lorazepam when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 78.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.16 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.63 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.63 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.63 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Lorazepam *:
- female: 63.14 %
- male: 36.86 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Lorazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.54 %
- 10-19: 1.69 %
- 20-29: 2.6 %
- 30-39: 6.88 %
- 40-49: 17.03 %
- 50-59: 25.06 %
- 60+: 46.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (269 people, 12.80%)
- Multiple Myeloma (232 people, 11.04%)
- Depression (214 people, 10.18%)
- High Blood Pressure (141 people, 6.71%)
- Sleep Disorder (102 people, 4.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (412 people, 19.60%)
- Ambien (269 people, 12.80%)
- Zofran (268 people, 12.75%)
- Ativan (244 people, 11.61%)
- Oxycontin (235 people, 11.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (689 people, 32.78%)
- Fatigue (640 people, 30.45%)
- Pain (614 people, 29.21%)
- Diarrhea (516 people, 24.55%)
- Weakness (503 people, 23.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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