Review: could Buspar cause Insomnia?
We study 10,104 people who have side effects while taking Buspar from FDA and social media. Among them, 441 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Buspar (latest outcomes from 11,012 users) has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 776,160 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 10,099 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar. Among them, 680 people (6.73%) have Insomnia. They amount to 0.09% of all the 771,335 people who have Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Buspar when people have Insomnia * :
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Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Buspar ** :
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How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (116 people, 17.06%)
- Anxiety (78 people, 11.47%)
- Pain (68 people, 10.00%)
- Insomnia (38 people, 5.59%)
- Sleep disorder (31 people, 4.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (103 people, 15.15%)
- Zoloft (100 people, 14.71%)
- Paxil (89 people, 13.09%)
- Ambien (87 people, 12.79%)
- Seroquel (79 people, 11.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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