Review: could Azithromycin cause Drowsiness?
We study 10,923 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 126 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Azithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,323 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Drowsiness (latest reports from 494,387 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 13, 2014: 10,923 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 126 people (1.15%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Azithromycin when people have Drowsiness * :
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Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Azithromycin * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Azithromycin * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Azithromycin ** :
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How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (20 people, 15.87%)
- Insomnia (18 people, 14.29%)
- Pain (13 people, 10.32%)
- Diabetes mellitus (12 people, 9.52%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (30 people, 23.81%)
- Diovan (27 people, 21.43%)
- Levaquin (22 people, 17.46%)
- Prilosec (22 people, 17.46%)
- Digoxin (21 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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