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Review: could Biaxin cause Insomnia?

Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Biaxin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. We study 9,489 people who have side effects while taking Biaxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 316 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Biaxin

Biaxin has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 9,919 Biaxin users)

Insomnia

Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 144,028 Insomnia patients)

On May, 2, 2015: 9,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Biaxin. Among them, 449 people (4.73%) have Insomnia.

Trend of Insomnia in Biaxin reports

Time on Biaxin when people have Insomnia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Insomnia98.46%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.54%0.00%

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Biaxin * :

FemaleMale
Insomnia53.22%46.78%

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Biaxin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Insomnia0.00%0.98%7.11%8.09%19.36%17.16%23.28%24.02%

Severity of Insomnia when taking Biaxin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Insomnia0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Insomnia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (34 people, 7.57%)
  2. Sinusitis (34 people, 7.57%)
  3. Metastases to bone (23 people, 5.12%)
  4. Bronchitis (22 people, 4.90%)
  5. Pneumonia (19 people, 4.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (100 people, 22.27%)
  2. Albuterol (84 people, 18.71%)
  3. Oxycontin (79 people, 17.59%)
  4. Percocet (67 people, 14.92%)
  5. Prilosec (60 people, 13.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • NHite on Aug, 3, 2012:

    I'm so glad I came across this study. I seriously thought there was something more serious going on with me when I had only slept 2 hours or so every night for a period of 5 days. This week has been absolutely horrible, thank goodness I finished the medication, officially, yesterday!

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Both Claratyne-D and Clarithromycin have made me so restless - I just can't sleep at night. When taking both the drugs I have almost had no sleep for 4-5 nights.

    Reply

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