Review: could Depo-medrol cause Sleeplessness?


Summary

Sleeplessness is found among people who take Depo-Medrol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 2,379 people who have side effects while taking Depo-medrol from FDA and social media. Among them, 134 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness and more.

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Depo-medrol

Depo-medrol has active ingredients of methylprednisolone acetate. It is often used in back pain. (latest outcomes from Depo-medrol 2,433 users)

Sleeplessness

Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, agitation, feeling abnormal, diarrhea, fatigue (latest reports from 150,726 Sleeplessness patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

2,379 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-medrol.
Among them, 134 people (5.63%) have Sleeplessness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depo-medrol cause Sleeplessness?

Time on Depo-medrol when people have Sleeplessness *:

  • < 1 month: 73.08 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.85 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depo-medrol *:

  • female: 72.87 %
  • male: 27.13 %

Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depo-medrol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 24.11 %
  • 50-59: 31.25 %
  • 60+: 32.14 %

Severity if Sleeplessness when taking Depo-medrol **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Sleeplessness **:

  • while on drug: 100 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (27 people)
  • Osteoporosis (23 people)
  • Bone Density Abnormal (16 people)
  • Eczema (11 people)
  • Sciatica (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (46 people)
  • Fosamax (38 people)
  • Bextra (37 people)
  • Vicodin (36 people)
  • Flonase (36 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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