Lexapro and Night sweats - from FDA reports
Night sweats is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Night sweats with Lexapro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,806 people who have side effects when taking Lexapro from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
51,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 378 people (0.73%) have Night sweats
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Night sweats *:
- < 1 month: 45.83 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.83 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.83 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Night sweats when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 80.59 %
- male: 19.41 %
Age of people who have Night sweats when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.66 %
- 10-19: 1.66 %
- 20-29: 5.3 %
- 30-39: 9.6 %
- 40-49: 21.85 %
- 50-59: 39.07 %
- 60+: 21.85 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (32 people, 8.47%)
- Breast Cancer (27 people, 7.14%)
- Pain (23 people, 6.08%)
- Hypercalcaemia (23 people, 6.08%)
- Osteoporosis (22 people, 5.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (105 people, 27.78%)
- Zoloft (90 people, 23.81%)
- Ambien (87 people, 23.02%)
- Prevacid (85 people, 22.49%)
- Xanax (77 people, 20.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (166 people, 43.92%)
- Joint Pain (143 people, 37.83%)
- Nausea (135 people, 35.71%)
- Weakness (121 people, 32.01%)
- Dizziness (108 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
I just started Lexpro 5 days ago. I was suffering from general anxiety and social anxiety. I am taking 10 MG daily and am suppose to up my dose to the 20 MG on day 7. I take it around 6pm every night. I have not been feeling myself since starting it. I feel very zombified and my emotions are ...
I just started it almost a month and a half ago, but it's really helping my depression and I don't want to stop and wait and try other medications, but I've started having dermatillomania and not being able to sleep at night. Is this something I can wait out and try to control or should I find ...
I used lamotrigine for 5 years for epilepsy and experienced extensive night sweat which increasee with dosage. Quit approx 2 years ago and are still having regular episodes with night sweats, up to months before getting better for a short period of time. The smell is very distinctive and reminds ...
User reviews to the study
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