Review: could Folic acid cause Sleep aid (Insomnia)?
Summary: Sleep aid is found among people who take Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 84,152 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,228 have Sleep aid. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep aid and more.
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Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels. (latest outcomes from 84,821 Folic acid users)
Sleep aid (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,509 Sleep aid patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 84,152 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 1,118 people (1.33%) have Sleep Aid.
Time on Folic acid when people have Sleep aid * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep aid||0.00%||18.18%||36.36%||9.09%||27.27%||6.82%||2.27% |
Age of people who have Sleep aid when taking Folic acid * :
|Sleep aid||0.00%||0.00%||0.43%||4.21%||8.63%||16.83%||26.11%||43.80% |
Severity of Sleep aid when taking Folic acid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep aid||5.88%||35.29%||47.06%||11.76% |
How people recovered from Sleep aid ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep aid||0.00%||12.50%||87.50% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (250 people, 22.36%)
- Depression (120 people, 10.73%)
- Pain (105 people, 9.39%)
- Hypertension (95 people, 8.50%)
- Osteoporosis (85 people, 7.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (289 people, 25.85%)
- Aspirin (225 people, 20.13%)
- Prednisone (211 people, 18.87%)
- Humira (148 people, 13.24%)
- Lasix (136 people, 12.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Denatured Collagen, Vitamin B12, Folic Acid, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Prempro, Mobic, Cogentin, Lialda, Cymbalta, Abilify for a 63-year old woman with Brittle Nails, Major Depression, Sleep Disorder, Menopause Hot Flashes, Arthritis, Tremor, Ulcerative Colitis, Chronic Depression. The patient has Weight Gain, Fatigue, Tremor, Neck Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Plaquenil, Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Methotrexate, Lamictal for a 47-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Seizures. The patient has Broken Jaw
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 40-year old woman with Lupus. The patient has Swollen Tongue
- A study of drug interactions between Ambien, Nexium, Lamictal, Keppra for a 42-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Acid Reflux, Trigeminal Neuralgia. The patient has Constipation, Insomnia, Blurred Vision, Pressure Of Speech
- A study of side effects of Valacyclovir for a 25-year old woman with Epstein-barr Virus Infection. The patient has Insomnia
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