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Review: could Alcohol cause Drowsiness?

We study 5,660 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 295 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

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Alcohol

Alcohol (latest outcomes from 5,718 users) has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Drowsiness

Drowsiness (latest reports from 494,444 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

On Aug, 23, 2014: 5,659 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 295 people (5.21%) have Drowsiness. They amount to 0.06% of all the 494,414 people who have Drowsiness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Drowsiness in Alcohol reports

Time on Alcohol when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Alcohol * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness49.33%50.67%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Alcohol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%8.51%16.60%26.38%26.81%14.47%7.23%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Alcohol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (32 people, 10.85%)
  2. Anxiety (14 people, 4.75%)
  3. Insomnia (8 people, 2.71%)
  4. Suicide attempt (7 people, 2.37%)
  5. Intentional overdose (6 people, 2.03%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Cymbalta (22 people, 7.46%)
  2. Lorazepam (21 people, 7.12%)
  3. Seroquel (18 people, 6.10%)
  4. Zyprexa (17 people, 5.76%)
  5. Lyrica (16 people, 5.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I have a Doctors apppointment arranged for this Friday to discuss.

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