Review: could Escitalopram Oxalate cause Night Sweats?


Night sweats is found among people who take Escitalopram Oxalate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xyrem, and have Depression . We study 3,750 people who have side effects while taking Escitalopram oxalate from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Night sweats. Find out below who they are, when they have Night sweats and more.

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Escitalopram Oxalate

Escitalopram oxalate has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Escitalopram oxalate 4,326 users)

Night Sweats

Night sweats (sweating in night) has been reported by people with hot flush, drug ineffective, weakness, joint pain, malaise (latest reports from 12,354 Night sweats patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

3,750 people reported to have side effects when taking Escitalopram Oxalate.
Among them, 16 people (0.43%) have Night Sweats

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Escitalopram oxalate cause Night sweats?

Time on Escitalopram Oxalate when people have Night Sweats *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Night Sweats when taking Escitalopram Oxalate *:

  • female: 68.75 %
  • male: 31.25 %

Age of people who have Night Sweats when taking Escitalopram Oxalate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 20.0 %
  • 30-39: 26.67 %
  • 40-49: 13.33 %
  • 50-59: 13.33 %
  • 60+: 26.67 %

Severity if Night Sweats when taking Escitalopram Oxalate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Night Sweats **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Narcolepsy (5 people)
  • Depression (5 people)
  • Major Depression (2 people)
  • Inflammation (2 people)
  • Hepatitis C (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xyrem (5 people)
  • Simcor (2 people)
  • Phenergan (2 people)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (2 people)
  • Fluticasone Propionate (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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