Review: could Flagyl cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness could be caused by Flagyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Lasix, and have Pain.
We study 9,822 people who have side effects while taking Flagyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 141 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 9,776 people reported to have side effects when taking Flagyl. Among them, 141 people (1.44%) have Drowsiness. They amount to 0.03% of all the 491,186 people who have Drowsiness on eHealthMe.
Time on Flagyl when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Flagyl * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Flagyl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (18 people, 12.77%)
- Crohn's disease (15 people, 10.64%)
- Multiple myeloma (13 people, 9.22%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 6.38%)
- Prophylaxis (8 people, 5.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (32 people, 22.70%)
- Pepcid (30 people, 21.28%)
- Bactrim (29 people, 20.57%)
- Ambien (26 people, 18.44%)
- Celexa (25 people, 17.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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