Review: could Imitrex cause Sexual Dysfunction?


Sexual dysfunction is found among people who take Imitrex, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Ambien, and have Gout . We study 14,279 people who have side effects while taking Imitrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.

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Imitrex has active ingredients of sumatriptan succinate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Imitrex 15,307 users)

Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) has been reported by people with drug effect decreased, weakness, optic ischaemic neuropathy, high blood pressure, blindness (latest reports from 35,147 Sexual dysfunction patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

14,279 people reported to have side effects when taking Imitrex.
Among them, 28 people (0.2%) have Sexual Dysfunction

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Imitrex cause Sexual dysfunction?

Gender of people who have Sexual Dysfunction when taking Imitrex *:

  • female: 17.86 %
  • male: 82.14 %

Age of people who have Sexual Dysfunction when taking Imitrex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 15.38 %
  • 40-49: 38.46 %
  • 50-59: 42.31 %
  • 60+: 3.85 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastases To Bone (8 people)
  • Gout (8 people)
  • Pain (6 people)
  • Open Wound (6 people)
  • Depression (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (12 people)
  • Ambien (12 people)
  • Omeprazole (9 people)
  • Lisinopril (9 people)
  • Amoxicillin (9 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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