Lorazepam and Swelling - from FDA reports

Swelling is found among people who take Lorazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88,335 people who have side effects when taking Lorazepam from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 17, 2018

88,335 people reported to have side effects when taking Lorazepam.
Among them, 631 people (0.71%) have Swelling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lorazepam cause Swelling?

Time on Lorazepam when people have Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 42.86 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Swelling when taking Lorazepam *:

  • female: 77.06 %
  • male: 22.94 %

Age of people who have Swelling when taking Lorazepam *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.23 %
  • 20-29: 2.06 %
  • 30-39: 4.73 %
  • 40-49: 20.58 %
  • 50-59: 26.75 %
  • 60+: 44.65 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 102 people, 16.16%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 87 people, 13.79%
  3. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 61 people, 9.67%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 54 people, 8.56%
  5. Preventive Health Care: 26 people, 4.12%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 217 people, 34.39%
  2. Ambien: 133 people, 21.08%
  3. Aredia: 123 people, 19.49%
  4. Percocet: 101 people, 16.01%
  5. Cymbalta: 92 people, 14.58%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 265 people, 42.00%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 223 people, 35.34%
  3. Breathing Difficulty: 199 people, 31.54%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 196 people, 31.06%
  5. Rashes (redness): 190 people, 30.11%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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