Would you have Insomnia when you have Lupus?


Insomnia is found among people with Lupus, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, take medication Benlysta and have Pain. We study 236 people who have Insomnia and Lupus from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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On Oct, 04, 2016

236 people who have Lupus and Insomnia are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Insomnia when you have Lupus?

Gender of people who have Lupus and experience Insomnia *:

  • female: 91.96 %
  • male: 8.04 %

Age of people who have Lupus and experience Insomnia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.65 %
  • 30-39: 18.03 %
  • 40-49: 25.14 %
  • 50-59: 25.68 %
  • 60+: 23.5 %

Severity of Insomnia *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Pain (25 people, 10.59%)
  • Fibromyalgia (17 people, 7.20%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (16 people, 6.78%)
  • Osteoporosis (11 people, 4.66%)
  • Depression (10 people, 4.24%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Benlysta (121 people, 51.27%)
  • Plaquenil (84 people, 35.59%)
  • Prednisone (50 people, 21.19%)
  • Prednisone. (28 people, 11.86%)
  • Methotrexate (23 people, 9.75%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Nausea (65 people, 27.54%)
  • Fatigue (53 people, 22.46%)
  • Anxiety (48 people, 20.34%)
  • Headache (45 people, 19.07%)
  • Pain (40 people, 16.95%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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