Fosamax and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Fosamax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Alendronate Sodium, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Fosamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 82,667 people who have side effects when taking Fosamax from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 31, 2017
82,667 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax.
Among them, 3,566 people (4.31%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fosamax when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 2.93 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.9 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 30.39 %
- 5 - 10 years: 33.16 %
- 10+ years: 9.86 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Fosamax *:
- female: 91.25 %
- male: 8.75 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Fosamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.04 %
- 10-19: 0.18 %
- 20-29: 0.25 %
- 30-39: 1.65 %
- 40-49: 10.76 %
- 50-59: 34.06 %
- 60+: 53.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (2,209 people, 61.95%)
- Osteopenia (1,126 people, 31.58%)
- High Blood Pressure (240 people, 6.73%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (204 people, 5.72%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (170 people, 4.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Alendronate Sodium (493 people, 13.83%)
- Synthroid (373 people, 10.46%)
- Boniva (293 people, 8.22%)
- Prilosec (271 people, 7.60%)
- Premarin (258 people, 7.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (1,575 people, 44.17%)
- Depression (1,551 people, 43.49%)
- Fall (1,524 people, 42.74%)
- Femur Fracture (1,465 people, 41.08%)
- Osteoarthritis (1,326 people, 37.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Insomnia when taking Fosamax?
Fosamax has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Fosamax 83,484 users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, insomnia, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 220,536 Insomnia patients).
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