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Review: could Aricept cause Insomnia?
We study 14,905 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 270 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,458 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 757,392 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 18, 2014: 14,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept. Among them, 334 people (2.24%) have Insomnia.
Time on Aricept when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Aricept * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Aricept * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Aricept ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dementia (66 people, 19.76%)
- Dementia alzheimer's type (60 people, 17.96%)
- Prostatic disorder (38 people, 11.38%)
- Cardiac disorder (36 people, 10.78%)
- Hypertension (34 people, 10.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Namenda (98 people, 29.34%)
- Aspirin (67 people, 20.06%)
- Norvasc (66 people, 19.76%)
- Ambien (55 people, 16.47%)
- Furosemide (51 people, 15.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 days ago):
Troady on Oct, 10, 2014:
The only safe way to use it, it`s giving the body the main ingredients it needs to produce it from the inside, by the cells, like originally intended, please write me for more details and being able to help you further.
c.c.p.r.o.7.7.7. at g.m.a.i.l.
Troady on Oct, 10, 2014:
Most probably you are suffering the detox effect glutathione cause in the body, please write with more details to help you further
c.c.p.r.o.7.7.7. at g.m.a.i.l.
au on Oct, 8, 2014:
Same here im taking glutathione too and its my 2nd day and im having difficulty of breathing, palpitations, stomach discomfort and throat dryness. I keep drinking water to maybe flush it out. Ill stop taking it
Elianna on May, 29, 2014:
Hi, i started using glutathione 250 mg perday for almost two weeks now, together eith the vit c, but i noticed that im having palpitations and i cannot very well. Do i need to stopn taking it? My purpose is to have white glowing skin.
From this study (6 days ago):
Have not been able to sleep lately or sleep very few hours
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