Review: could Fosamax cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Fosamax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Fosamax plus d, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 69,896 people who have side effects while taking Fosamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,011 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Fosamax has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Fosamax 70,342 users)
Insomnia has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Insomnia 135,811 patients)
On Nov, 29, 2014: 69,894 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax. Among them, 3,152 people (4.51%) have Insomnia.
Time on Fosamax when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Fosamax * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Fosamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (3,152 people, 100.00%)
- Osteopenia (3,152 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (481 people, 15.26%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (385 people, 12.21%)
- Hypothyroidism (313 people, 9.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax plus d (1,742 people, 55.27%)
- Alendronate sodium (1,380 people, 43.78%)
- Synthroid (762 people, 24.18%)
- Premarin (725 people, 23.00%)
- Prilosec (650 people, 20.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.
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