Gleevec and Sleep disorder - from FDA reports
Sleep disorder is found among people who take Gleevec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aromasin, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia. This review analyzes which people have Sleep disorder with Gleevec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,586 people who have side effects when taking Gleevec from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
25,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec.
Among them, 43 people (0.17%) have Sleep Disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gleevec when people have Sleep Disorder *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleep Disorder when taking Gleevec *:
- female: 55 %
- male: 45 %
Age of people who have Sleep Disorder when taking Gleevec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 22.73 %
- 50-59: 9.09 %
- 60+: 68.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (24 people, 55.81%)
- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (13 people, 30.23%)
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 4.65%)
- Back Pain (2 people, 4.65%)
- Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all) (1 person, 2.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (4 people, 9.30%)
- Aromasin (4 people, 9.30%)
- Xanax (3 people, 6.98%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (3 people, 6.98%)
- Esomeprazole Magnesium (3 people, 6.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Muscle Spasms (15 people, 34.88%)
- Muscle Aches (9 people, 20.93%)
- Pain In Extremity (8 people, 18.60%)
- Diarrhea (8 people, 18.60%)
- Breathing Difficulty (8 people, 18.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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