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Lorazepam Fall Side Effects

Lorazepam Fall Side Effect Reports


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

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Fall, 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.



Confusional State, Fall, Muscular Weakness, Dysarthria, Psychomotor Skills Impaired, Asthenia, Overdose

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from IT. A 63-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Lorazepam (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 14, 2014. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Depakin Chrono - 500 Mg Compresse A Rilascio Prolungato
  • Lamictal - 100 Mg Compresse Dispersibili/masticabili
  • Lasix - 25 Mg Compresse
  • Lasitone - 25 Mg + 37 Mg Capsule Rigide
  • Cardioaspirin - 100 Mg Compresse Gastroresistenti (Gastro-resistant Tablet)
When starting to take Lorazepam the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Confusional State
  • Fall
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Dysarthria
  • Psychomotor Skills Impaired
  • Asthenia
  • Overdose
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
Cardiac Arrest, Completed Suicide, Cardiogenic Shock, Compartment Syndrome, Arrhythmia, Unresponsive To Stimuli, Fall, Toxicity To Various Agents

This Fall Lorazepam (lorazepam) (lorazepam) side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Feb 07, 2014. A male , 28 years of age, was treated with Lorazepam (lorazepam) (lorazepam). The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Completed Suicide
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Arrhythmia
  • Unresponsive To Stimuli
  • Fall
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
. Lorazepam (lorazepam) (lorazepam) dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Flecainide (flecainide)
  • Clonidine (clonidine)
  • Fluoxetine (fluoxetine)
  • Potassium Chloride (potassium Chloride)
  • Clonazepam
  • Furosemide (furosemide)
  • Lisinopril (lisinopril)
  • Cocaine (cocaine) (cocaine)
Overdose, Fall, Injury, Speech Disorder

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 70-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from IT, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety, who was treated with Lorazepam (dosage:50 Mg Total, start time: Jan 15, 2014), combined with:
  • Elopram /00582602/
  • Cardioaspirin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Overdose
  • Fall
  • Injury
  • Speech Disorder
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 anxiety, resulting in Fall.

Fall, Injury, Speech Disorder

A 70-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT with the following symptoms: anxiety started Lorazepam treatment (dosage: 50 Mg Complete) on Jan 15, 2014. Soon after starting Lorazepam treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Fall
  • Injury
  • Speech Disorder
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Elopram (Unk)
  • Cardioaspirin (Unk)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lorazepam side effects, such as Fall.
Fall, Injury, Speech Disorder

A female patient from IT was prescribed and started Lorazepam on Jan 30, 2014. Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: fall, injury, speech disorder Additional patient health information: Female , 70 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Lorazepam dosage: 50 Mg, Once/single. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Elopram
  • Cardioaspirin
Fall, Injury, Speech Disorder

This report suggests a potential Lorazepam Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 70-year-old female patient from IT (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): anxiety and used Lorazepam (dosage: 50 Mg Total) starting Jan 15, 2014. Soon after starting Lorazepam the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Fall
  • Injury
  • Speech Disorder
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Elopram - 20 Mg Compresse Rivestite
  • Cardioaspirin - 100 Mg Compresse Gastroresistenti (Gastro-resistant Tablet)
Although Lorazepam demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Subdural Haematoma, Fall, Cholecystitis Acute, Sepsis

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Dec 20, 2013 by a male taking Lorazepam (dosage: 1 Milligram Daily; 1 Mg Daily) was diagnosed with and. Location: IT , 93 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lorazepam side effects: subdural haematoma, fall, cholecystitis acute, sepsis. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Stilnox (10 Milligram Daily; 10 Mg Daily)
  • Pantorc - 20 Mg Compresse Gastroresistenti (Gastro-resistant Capsule, Hard)
  • Seroquel - 50 Mg Compresse A Rilascio Prolungato
  • Haldol - 2mg/ml Gocce Orali, Soluzione (Oral Drops, Solution)
  • Cardioaspirin - 100 Mg Compresse Gastroresistenti (Gastro-resistant Tablet)
Balance Disorder, Sopor, Intentional Self-injury, Speech Disorder, Face Oedema, Fall

This Fall problem was reported by a physician from IT. A 31-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): depression.On NS a consumer started treatment with Lorazepam (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Talofen
  • Songar
When commencing Lorazepam, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Balance Disorder
  • Sopor
  • Intentional Self-injury
  • Speech Disorder
  • Face Oedema
  • Fall
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Balance Disorder, Fall, Condition Aggravated, Asthenia, Decreased Appetite

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 88-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: psychomotor hyperactivity,anxiety,agitation and was treated with Lorazepam (dosage: 2.5 Mg Daily) starting Mar 11, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lexotan (2.5 Mg Daily,solution)
  • Trittico (75 Mg Daily)
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Balance Disorder
  • Fall
  • Condition Aggravated
  • Asthenia
  • Decreased Appetite
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Lorazepam could cause Fall and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Fall, Abdominal Pain, Headache, Blood Pressure Increased, Chills, Cold Sweat, Nausea, Insomnia, Agitation

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from CA on Oct 25, 2013. A female patient from CA , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lorazepam. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lorazepam side effects: fall, abdominal pain, headache, blood pressure increased, chills, cold sweat, nausea, insomnia, agitation. Lorazepam dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
Sopor, Injury, Fall

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from IT. A 59-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Lorazepam Dorom 2,5mg (dosage: 25 Milligram Daily;), which was started on Sep 15, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Xanax 0,50mg (2 Milligram Daily;)
When starting to take Lorazepam Dorom 2,5mg the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Sopor
  • Injury
  • Fall
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam Dorom 2,5mg.
Dizziness, Wrist Fracture, Head Injury, Contusion, Fall

This Fall Lorazepam side effect was reported by a physician from IT on Aug 27, 2013. A Female , 79 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lorazepam. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Dizziness
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Head Injury
  • Contusion
  • Fall
. Lorazepam dosage: 1 Dosage Forms Daily;. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Lormetazepam (10 Gtt Daily; Solution For Oral Drops)
  • Tavor (1 Dosage Forms Daily; Orosoluble Tablet)
  • Enalapril (20 Milligram Daily;)
  • Lansox 15 Mg
  • Cardioaspirin 100 Mg (Gastro-resistant Tablets)
Fall, Asthenia, Fatigue, Somnolence, Urinary Tract Infection, Abdominal Pain Upper, Decreased Appetite, Nausea, Anxiety

This is a Lorazepam (watson Laboratories) side effect report of a 70-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety,depression,dementia alzheimer^s type, who was treated with Lorazepam (watson Laboratories) (dosage:1 Mg 3x Daily, Prn, start time: 2010), combined with:
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (watson Lab Oratories) (40 Mg, 1 In 1 Day)
  • Namenda (10mg Bid)
  • Exelon /01383201/ (Unk)
  • Simvastatin (20 Mg, 1 In 1 Day)
  • Multivitamin /00097801/ (Unk)
  • Vitamin B (Unk)
  • Omega-3 /01168901/ (Unk)
  • Calcium (Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Fall
  • Asthenia
  • Fatigue
  • Somnolence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Abdominal Pain Upper
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Nausea
  • Anxiety
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 (watson Laboratories) treatment in female patients suffering from anxiety,depression,dementia alzheimer^s type, resulting in Fall.
Fatigue, Fall, Bedridden

A 70-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: NA started Lorazepam treatment (dosage: NA) on 201105. Soon after starting Lorazepam treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Fatigue
  • Fall
  • Bedridden
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Clonazepam
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lorazepam side effects, such as Fall.
Femur Fracture, Fall, Osteoarthritis, Multiple Myeloma, Pain, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Cataract, Bronchitis, Anal Sphincter Atony

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Lorazepam on Jun 26, 2012. After Lorazepam was administered, patient encountered several Lorazepam side effects: femur fracture, fall, osteoarthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, spinal osteoarthritis, cataract, bronchitis, anal sphincter atony Additional patient health information: Female , 53 years of age, weighting 123.5 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Lorazepam dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Naproxen
  • Metaxalone
  • Fosamax
The patient was hospitalized.
Palpitations, Vision Blurred, Fall

This report suggests a potential Lorazepam Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 51-year-old female patient from ITALY (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Lorazepam (dosage: Strength: 2.5 Mg) starting May 20, 2012. Soon after starting Lorazepam the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Palpitations
  • Vision Blurred
  • Fall
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Venlafaxine Hydrochloride (Dose- 75 Mgstrength- 75 Mg Tab Ext)
  • Trazodone Hcl (Strength- Tritico (75 Mg Tab Ext))
  • Lasix (Strength: 50 Mg)
  • Gabapentin (Dose:2 Unit(s))
  • Valium
The patient was hospitalized. Although Lorazepam demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Fall, Hip Fracture, Rib Fracture, Cholelithiasis, Upper Limb Fracture, Abdominal Pain Upper, Pancreatolithiasis, Humerus Fracture, Nephrolithiasis

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Mar 15, 2012 by a Female taking Lorazepam (dosage: 1 Pill, Bid) . Location: CANADA , 66 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: fall, hip fracture, rib fracture, cholelithiasis, upper limb fracture, abdominal pain upper, pancreatolithiasis, humerus fracture, nephrolithiasis. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Temazepam (Unk)
  • Ms Contin (1 Pill, Tid)
  • Voltaren (Unk, 2-3 Times A Day)
  • Voltaren (Unk, 3 Times A Day Prn)
  • Voltaren (Unk, Qd)
Femur Fracture, Impaired Healing, Fall

This Fall problem was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES. A 68-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jun 08, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Lorazepam (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Glimepiride
  • Flunisolide
  • Doxazosin Mesylate
  • Januvia
  • Prilosec
  • Nifedipine
  • Novolin 70/30
  • Aspirin
When commencing Lorazepam, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Femur Fracture
  • Impaired Healing
  • Fall
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 Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Cardio-respiratory Arrest, Unresponsive To Stimuli, Pulmonary Embolism, Fall

This is a Lorazepam side effect report of a 27-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: agitation and was treated with Lorazepam (dosage: 2 Mg, Unk) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Cardio-respiratory Arrest
  • Unresponsive To Stimuli
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Fall
This opens a possibility that Lorazepam could cause Fall and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Fall, Constipation, Antisocial Behaviour, Depression, Hip Fracture, Suicidal Ideation, Femur Fracture

This Fall side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 20, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 90.39 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lorazepam. Patient felt the following Lorazepam side effects: fall, constipation, antisocial behaviour, depression, hip fracture, suicidal ideation, femur fracture. Lorazepam dosage: 25 Mg, Daily.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Creon (24000 Iu, Unk)
  • Percodan-demi (Unk)
  • Chantix (0.5 Mg, Daily)
  • Chantix (Unk)
These side effects may potentially be related to Lorazepam.
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Lorazepam Fall Causes and Reviews


Falls can be dangerous at any age. Babies and young children can get hurt Falling off furniture or down the stairs. Older children may Fall off playground equipment. For elderly people, Falls can be especially serious. They are at higher risk of Falling. They are also more likely to break a bone when they Fall, especially if they have osteoporosis. A broken bone, especially when it is a hip, may even lead to disability and a loss of independence for the elderly.

Some common causes of Falls include

  • Balance problems
  • Some medicines, which can make you feel dizzy, confused, or slow
  • Vision problems
  • Alcohol, which can affect your balance and reflexes
  • Muscle weakness, especially in your legs, which can make it harder for you to get up from a chair or keep your balance when walking on an uneven surface.
  • Certain illnesses, such as low blood pressure, diabetes, and neuropathy
  • Slow reflexes, which make it hard to keep your balance or move out of the way of a hazard
  • Tripping or slipping due to loss of footing or traction

At any age, people can make changes to lower their risk of Falling. It important to take care of your health, including getting regular eye exams. Regular exercise may lower your risk of Falls by strengthening your muscles, improving your balance, and keeping your bones strong. And you can look for ways to make your house safer. For example, you can get rid of tripping hazards and make sure that you have rails on the stairs and in the bath. To reduce the chances of breaking a bone if you do Fall, make sure that you get enough calcium and vitamin D.

NIH: National Institute on Aging


Lorazepam Fall 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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