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Review: could Acetaminophen cause Sleepiness (Drowsiness)?
We study 69,429 people who have side effects while taking Acetaminophen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,334 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Acetaminophen (latest outcomes from 70,699 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain.
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 494,664 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 69,429 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen. Among them, 1,334 people (1.92%) have Sleepiness.
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Sleepiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen * :
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (228 people, 17.09%)
- Hypertension (85 people, 6.37%)
- Depression (82 people, 6.15%)
- Anxiety (41 people, 3.07%)
- Suicide attempt (33 people, 2.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (206 people, 15.44%)
- Omeprazole (131 people, 9.82%)
- Ibuprofen (127 people, 9.52%)
- Furosemide (117 people, 8.77%)
- Oxycodone hcl (105 people, 7.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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