Benicar and Middle insomnia - from FDA reports
Middle insomnia is found among people who take Benicar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Norvasc, and have High blood pressure . We study 18,291 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA. Among them, 37 have Middle insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Middle insomnia and more.
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Benicar has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Benicar 19,783 users)
Middle insomnia (difficulty returning to sleep after awakening either in the middle of the night) has been reported by people with insomnia, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 9,349 Middle insomnia patients).
On Feb, 04, 2017
18,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar.
Among them, 37 people (0.2%) have Middle Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benicar when people have Middle Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Middle Insomnia when taking Benicar *:
- female: 83.33 %
- male: 16.67 %
Age of people who have Middle Insomnia when taking Benicar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 17.86 %
- 50-59: 10.71 %
- 60+: 71.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 27.03%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 13.51%)
- Hypothyroidism (4 people, 10.81%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 8.11%)
- Abdominal Pain Upper (3 people, 8.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Norvasc (10 people, 27.03%)
- Synthroid (6 people, 16.22%)
- Ramipril (6 people, 16.22%)
- Altace (6 people, 16.22%)
- Crestor (5 people, 13.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (12 people, 32.43%)
- Drug Ineffective (12 people, 32.43%)
- Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 27.03%)
- Nausea (7 people, 18.92%)
- Feeling Abnormal (7 people, 18.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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