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Review: could Ambien cause Sleepiness - during the day (Drowsiness)?

Summary: Sleepiness - during the day is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Insomnia.

We study 43,096 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,324 have Sleepiness - during the day. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness - during the day and more.

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Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,710 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.

Trend of ambien reports

Sleepiness - during the day

Sleepiness - during the day (excess sleeping during day time) (latest reports from 494,636 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

Trend of Sleepiness - during the day reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 43,096 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien. Among them, 1,324 people (3.07%) have Sleepiness - During The Day.

Trend of Sleepiness - during the day in Ambien reports

Time on Ambien when people have Sleepiness - during the day * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sleepiness - during the day43.09%17.55%12.23%9.57%10.11%6.38%1.06%

Gender of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Ambien * :

FemaleMale
Sleepiness - during the day58.58%41.42%

Age of people who have Sleepiness - during the day when taking Ambien * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sleepiness - during the day0.00%0.17%1.19%4.59%11.14%23.72%26.62%32.57%

Severity of Sleepiness - during the day when taking Ambien ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sleepiness - during the day7.69%51.28%28.21%12.82%

How people recovered from Sleepiness - during the day ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sleepiness - during the day0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Insomnia (352 people, 26.59%)
  2. Pain (244 people, 18.43%)
  3. Depression (201 people, 15.18%)
  4. Sleep disorder (137 people, 10.35%)
  5. Anxiety (113 people, 8.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (280 people, 21.15%)
  2. Oxycontin (203 people, 15.33%)
  3. Ativan (171 people, 12.92%)
  4. Aspirin (170 people, 12.84%)
  5. Lipitor (169 people, 12.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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