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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 43,106 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

Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 46,720 users)

Sleepiness - during the day

Sleepiness - during the day (excess sleeping during day time) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Sleepiness - during the day 68,688 patients)

On Nov, 25, 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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