Acetaminophen and Sleepiness - from FDA reports


Summary

Sleepiness is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Sleepiness with Acetaminophen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,602 people who have side effects when taking Acetaminophen from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Acetaminophen and have Sleepiness, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Acetaminophen and have Sleepiness

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Apr, 04, 2017

74,602 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 1,411 people (1.89%) have Sleepiness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acetaminophen cause Sleepiness?

Time on Acetaminophen when people have Sleepiness *:

  • < 1 month: 86.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.9 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.98 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.98 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • female: 59.06 %
  • male: 40.94 %

Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • 0-1: 1.22 %
  • 2-9: 3.74 %
  • 10-19: 5.37 %
  • 20-29: 6.59 %
  • 30-39: 10.57 %
  • 40-49: 14.55 %
  • 50-59: 13.5 %
  • 60+: 44.47 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (220 people, 15.59%)
  • Depression (80 people, 5.67%)
  • High Blood Pressure (78 people, 5.53%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (47 people, 3.33%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (47 people, 3.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (159 people, 11.27%)
  • Omeprazole (134 people, 9.50%)
  • Ibuprofen (132 people, 9.36%)
  • Furosemide (110 people, 7.80%)
  • Lorazepam (99 people, 7.02%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (279 people, 19.77%)
  • Weakness (217 people, 15.38%)
  • Nausea (216 people, 15.31%)
  • Confusional State (205 people, 14.53%)
  • Dizziness (197 people, 13.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Sleepiness when taking Acetaminophen?

Acetaminophen

Acetaminophen has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Acetaminophen 76,288 users)

Sleepiness

Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 123,208 Sleepiness patients).

Browse all side effects of Acetaminophen

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Sleepiness

Sleepiness

Could your condition cause Sleepiness

Sleepiness

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Acetaminophen, Sleepiness

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Acetaminophen, Sleepiness