Could Buspar cause Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Buspar, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 12,046 people who have side effects while taking Buspar from FDA. Among them, 537 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Buspar has active ingredients of buspirone hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Buspar 13,626 users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 207,025 Insomnia patients).
On Jan, 05, 2017
12,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Buspar.
Among them, 537 people (4.46%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Buspar when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar *:
- female: 63.19 %
- male: 36.81 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Buspar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.22 %
- 10-19: 3.56 %
- 20-29: 6.46 %
- 30-39: 14.7 %
- 40-49: 28.29 %
- 50-59: 25.17 %
- 60+: 21.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (144 people, 26.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (103 people, 19.18%)
- Pain (66 people, 12.29%)
- Sleep Disorder (37 people, 6.89%)
- Bipolar Disorder (37 people, 6.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (89 people, 16.57%)
- Seroquel (84 people, 15.64%)
- Paxil (80 people, 14.90%)
- Zoloft (76 people, 14.15%)
- Klonopin (73 people, 13.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (199 people, 37.06%)
- Depression (151 people, 28.12%)
- Nausea (131 people, 24.39%)
- Fatigue (123 people, 22.91%)
- Drug Ineffective (116 people, 21.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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