Lexapro and Abnormal dreams - from FDA reports
Abnormal dreams is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 329 have Abnormal dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal dreams and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,144 users)
Abnormal dreams has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 21,720 Abnormal dreams patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 329 people (0.69%) have Abnormal Dreams
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Abnormal Dreams *:
- < 1 month: 30.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 22.22 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.56 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Abnormal Dreams when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 73.39 %
- male: 26.61 %
Age of people who have Abnormal Dreams when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.95 %
- 20-29: 4.28 %
- 30-39: 11.67 %
- 40-49: 30.35 %
- 50-59: 23.74 %
- 60+: 28.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (133 people, 40.43%)
- Depression (90 people, 27.36%)
- Stress And Anxiety (42 people, 12.77%)
- Bipolar Disorder (19 people, 5.78%)
- Insomnia (18 people, 5.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Chantix (145 people, 44.07%)
- Xanax (37 people, 11.25%)
- Seroquel (26 people, 7.90%)
- Klonopin (25 people, 7.60%)
- Synthroid (24 people, 7.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (88 people, 26.75%)
- Stress And Anxiety (73 people, 22.19%)
- Insomnia (72 people, 21.88%)
- Headache (52 people, 15.81%)
- Depression (51 people, 15.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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