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Lorazepam Depression Side Effects

Lorazepam Depression Side Effect Reports


The following Lorazepam Depression side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Depression, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Lorazepam or it might take time to develop.



Sopor, Depression, Self Injurious Behaviour

This Depression side effect was reported by a physician from IT. A 70-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Lorazepam (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 01, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lexotan - 2,5mg/ml Gocce Orali, Soluzione
When starting to take Lorazepam the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Sopor
  • Depression
  • Self Injurious Behaviour
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
Depression, Treatment Noncompliance, Anxiety, Restlessness, Nausea, Hyperhidrosis, Insomnia, Tremor

This Depression Lorazepam side effect was reported by a physician from IN on Jan 24, 2014. A male , 57 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lorazepam. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Depression
  • Treatment Noncompliance
  • Anxiety
  • Restlessness
  • Nausea
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Insomnia
  • Tremor
. Lorazepam dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Extrasystoles, Nervous System Disorder, Palpitations, Depression, Withdrawal Syndrome

This is a Lorazepam Actavis 0.5mg side effect report of a 60-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: hyperthyroidism, who was treated with Lorazepam Actavis 0.5mg (dosage:2.07 Mg, Five Times Daily, start time: 2007), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Depression side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Extrasystoles
  • Nervous System Disorder
  • Palpitations
  • Depression
  • Withdrawal Syndrome
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Lorazepam Actavis 0.5mg treatment in female patients suffering from hyperthyroidism, resulting in Depression.

Confusional State, Mydriasis, Slow Speech, Dysarthria, Mood Swings, Depression, Sopor

A 16-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT with the following symptoms: NA started Lorazepam treatment (dosage: 5-6 Tablets) on Feb 05, 2013. Soon after starting Lorazepam treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Confusional State
  • Mydriasis
  • Slow Speech
  • Dysarthria
  • Mood Swings
  • Depression
  • Sopor
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Paroxetine (paroxetine) (5-6 Tablets)
  • Moment (capsaicin) (5-6 Tablets)
  • Valerian
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lorazepam side effects, such as Depression.
Dizziness, Feeling Abnormal, Pain In Extremity, Depression

A female patient from US was prescribed and started Lorazepam on May 29, 2013. Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: dizziness, feeling abnormal, pain in extremity, depression Additional patient health information: Female , 53 years of age, weighting 121.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Lorazepam dosage: 1 Mg, Daily. Concurrently used drugs: NA.
Night Sweats, Somnolence, Constipation, Weight Increased, Loss Of Libido, Depression, Suicidal Ideation, Anxiety, Weight Decreased

This report suggests a potential Lorazepam Depression side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 50-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): post-traumatic stress disorder and used Lorazepam (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Lorazepam the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Night Sweats
  • Somnolence
  • Constipation
  • Weight Increased
  • Loss Of Libido
  • Depression
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Anxiety
  • Weight Decreased
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Citalopram
  • Sertraline
  • Bupropion
  • Paroxetine (X 2doses)
  • Pregabalin
  • Mirtazapine
  • Hormones
The patient was hospitalized. Although Lorazepam demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depression, may still occur.
Tablet Physical Issue, Incorrect Dose Administered, Product Substitution Issue, Product Quality Issue, Anxiety, Depression

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Jan 31, 2013 by a male taking Lorazepam (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 57 years of age, weighting 215.4 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lorazepam side effects: tablet physical issue, incorrect dose administered, product substitution issue, product quality issue, anxiety, depression. Additional medications/treatments:
Depression

This Depression problem was reported by a physician from IN. A 47-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): insomnia.On NS a consumer started treatment with Lorazepam (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Alprazolam (Unk)
  • Zolpidem Tartrate (Unk)
  • Clonazepam (Unk)
  • Ramelteon (Unk)
When commencing Lorazepam, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Depression
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depression, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Abdominal Pain Upper, Nausea, Anxiety, Depression

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 76-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety,hypertension,depression,joint injury and was treated with Lorazepam (dosage: 0.05 Mg, Daily) starting May 01, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Verapamil Hcl (Unk,daily)
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (40 Mg, Daily)
  • Advil (6 Df, Daily)
  • Diovan (Unk,daily)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Abdominal Pain Upper
  • Nausea
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
This opens a possibility that Lorazepam could cause Depression and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Multiple Injuries, Muscle Twitching, Aggression, Depression, Abnormal Behaviour

This Depression side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on May 08, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , 43 years of age, was treated with Lorazepam. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lorazepam side effects: multiple injuries, muscle twitching, aggression, depression, abnormal behaviour. Lorazepam dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Sabril (See Image)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Risperdal
  • Vimpat
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
Dyslalia, Application Site Pain, Depression, Decreased Appetite, Application Site Erythema, Burning Sensation, Oral Discomfort

This Depression side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 79-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Lorazepam (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Exelon (9.5 Mg, Daily)
  • Omeprazole
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Gabapentin
  • Naproxen (aleve)
  • Oxybutynin
  • Alendronate Sodium
  • Aspirin
When starting to take Lorazepam the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dyslalia
  • Application Site Pain
  • Depression
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Application Site Erythema
  • Burning Sensation
  • Oral Discomfort
These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
Injection Site Pain, Injection Site Discolouration, Injection Site Erythema, Nasopharyngitis, Depression, Injection Site Swelling

This Depression Lorazepam side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on Apr 13, 2012. A Female , 60 years of age, was treated with Lorazepam. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Injection Site Pain
  • Injection Site Discolouration
  • Injection Site Erythema
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Depression
  • Injection Site Swelling
. Lorazepam dosage: Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Nexium /01479303/ (Unk)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (Unk)
  • Ambien (Unk)
  • Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide (Unk)
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, 2 Times/wk)
  • Lexapro (Unk)
  • Benazepril Hydrochloride (Unk)
Pulmonary Embolism, Agitation, Heart Rate Increased, Paranoia, Stupor, Psychomotor Retardation, Blood Pressure Diastolic Increased, Depression, Condition Aggravated

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 27-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: agitation, who was treated with Lorazepam (dosage:2 Mg, Intravenous (no Otherwise Specified), 2 Mg, Single Dose, Intramuscular; 1 Mg, start time: NS), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Depression side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Agitation
  • Heart Rate Increased
  • Paranoia
  • Stupor
  • Psychomotor Retardation
  • Blood Pressure Diastolic Increased
  • Depression
  • Condition Aggravated
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Lorazepam treatment in female patients suffering from agitation, resulting in Depression.
Nervousness, Depression, Anxiety

A 49-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Lorazepam treatment (dosage: NA) on Mar 01, 2009. Soon after starting Lorazepam treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Nervousness
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Metoclopramide
  • Omeprazole
  • Simvastatin
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Xyrem (Oral ; 9 Gm (4.5 Gm,2 In 1 D),oral)
  • Armodafinil
  • Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lorazepam side effects, such as Depression.
Fall, Constipation, Antisocial Behaviour, Depression, Hip Fracture, Suicidal Ideation, Femur Fracture

A patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Lorazepam on Feb 20, 2012. After Lorazepam was administered, patient encountered several Lorazepam side effects: fall, constipation, antisocial behaviour, depression, hip fracture, suicidal ideation, femur fracture Additional patient health information: male , weighting 90.39 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Lorazepam dosage: 25 Mg, Daily. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Creon (24000 Iu, Unk)
  • Percodan-demi (Unk)
  • Chantix (0.5 Mg, Daily)
  • Chantix (Unk)
Economic Problem, Gastric Disorder, Nausea, Dizziness, Autoimmune Thyroiditis, Feeling Jittery, Hyperhidrosis, Cystitis, Depression

This report suggests a potential Lorazepam Depression side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 48-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Lorazepam (dosage: NA) starting Sep 01, 2009. Soon after starting Lorazepam the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Economic Problem
  • Gastric Disorder
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Autoimmune Thyroiditis
  • Feeling Jittery
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Cystitis
  • Depression
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Xyrem (Oral, 9 Gm (4.5 Gm, 2 In 1 D), Oral)
Although Lorazepam demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depression, may still occur.
Nausea, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Depression, Condition Aggravated, Abdominal Discomfort, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Hepatocellular Injury, Vomiting

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Sep 27, 2011 by a male taking Lorazepam (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 19 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: nausea, alanine aminotransferase increased, depression, condition aggravated, abdominal discomfort, aspartate aminotransferase increased, hepatocellular injury, vomiting. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Mirtazapine (30 Mg;qd)
  • Alprazolam
The patient was hospitalized.
Swollen Tongue, Depersonalisation, Anxiety, Muscle Rigidity, Dystonia, Depression, Muscle Spasms, Arthralgia, Urinary Retention

This Depression problem was reported by a health professional from UNITED KINGDOM. A 31-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): sedation.On Aug 01, 1999 a consumer started treatment with Lorazepam (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Domperidone
  • Omeprazole
  • Quetiapine
When commencing Lorazepam, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Swollen Tongue
  • Depersonalisation
  • Anxiety
  • Muscle Rigidity
  • Dystonia
  • Depression
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Arthralgia
  • Urinary Retention
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depression, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Influenza Like Illness, Depression, Insomnia

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety,sleep disorder and was treated with Lorazepam (dosage: As Required) starting Jan 01, 2010. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Seroquel Xr
  • Lexapro
  • Seroquel Xr
  • Opana
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Influenza Like Illness
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
This opens a possibility that Lorazepam could cause Depression and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Depression, Pruritus, Partner Stress, Irritability

This Depression side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Sep 12, 2011. A patient from UNITED STATES , 21 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lorazepam. Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: depression, pruritus, partner stress, irritability. Lorazepam dosage: 1.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Methyldopa (3 X's)
These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
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Lorazepam Depression Causes and Reviews


Depression is a serious medical illness. It's more than just a feeling of being sad or "blue" for a few days. If you are one of the more than 19 million teens and adults in the United States who have Depression, the feelings do not go away. They persist and interfere with your everyday life. Symptoms can include

  • Feeling sad or "empty"
  • Loss of interest in favorite activities
  • Overeating, or not wanting to eat at all
  • Not being able to sleep, or sleeping too much
  • Feeling very tired
  • Feeling hopeless, irritable, anxious, or guilty
  • Aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems
  • Thoughts of death or suicide

Depression is a disorder of the brain. There are a variety of causes, including genetic, biological, environmental, and psychological factors. Depression can happen at any age, but it often begins in teens and young adults. It is much more common in women. Women can also get postpartum Depression after the birth of a baby. Some people get seasonal affective disorder in the winter. Depression is one part of bipolar disorder.

There are effective treatments for Depression, including antidepressants, talk therapy, or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


Lorazepam Depression Reviews

Tue, 12 Jul 2011

feeling apathetic, lack of interest in anything. Not sure if it is my emotional state or because of Lorazepam

Fri, 18 Feb 2011
hi, i was on loraezpam for anxiety attacks and was having some side affects off of it and stopped taking it.i was taking it for about a month or less. it made me feel more depressed then i was. how long does it take to get out of the system?
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