Review: could Ibuprofen cause Insomnia Concerns?


Insomnia concerns is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 54,146 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,394 have Insomnia concerns. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia concerns and more.

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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 59,883 users)

Insomnia Concerns

Insomnia concerns has been reported by people with hypotension, drowsiness, insomnia, stress and anxiety, hallucinations (latest reports from 124,281 Insomnia concerns patients).

On Jul, 29, 2016

54,146 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 1,394 people (2.57%) have Insomnia Concerns

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Insomnia concerns?

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Insomnia Concerns *:

  • < 1 month: 44.32 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.91 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.14 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.41 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.23 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.23 %
  • 10+ years: 14.77 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 64.3 %
  • male: 35.7 %

Age of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.52 %
  • 2-9: 0.43 %
  • 10-19: 3.02 %
  • 20-29: 9.58 %
  • 30-39: 10.35 %
  • 40-49: 25.8 %
  • 50-59: 28.04 %
  • 60+: 22.26 %

Severity if Insomnia Concerns when taking Ibuprofen **:

  • least: 12.5 %
  • moderate: 29.17 %
  • severe: 45.83 %
  • most severe: 12.5 %

How people recovered from Insomnia Concerns **:

  • while on drug: 9.09 %
  • after off the drug: 27.27 %
  • not yet: 63.64 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (199 people)
  • Depression (146 people)
  • Insomnia (93 people)
  • Anxiety (83 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (79 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (220 people)
  • Ambien (211 people)
  • Aredia (181 people)
  • Neurontin (161 people)
  • Aspirin (147 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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