Review: could Lisinopril cause Insomnia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 88,661 people who take Lisinopril. Among them, 2,243 have Insomnia. See who they are, when they have Insomnia and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,622 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Lisinopril include nausea, nausea aggravated, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, fatigue.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 764,209 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 88,661 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 2,295 people (2.59%) have Insomnia.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Lisinopril * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Lisinopril * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (589 people, 25.66%)
- Depression (287 people, 12.51%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (208 people, 9.06%)
- Pain (191 people, 8.32%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (173 people, 7.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (504 people, 21.96%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (323 people, 14.07%)
- Simvastatin (284 people, 12.37%)
- Furosemide (273 people, 11.90%)
- Lasix (270 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 months ago):
patient has moderate mental retardation.was depressed.antidepressant thru him into severe mania and bi polar disorder.off antidressant for 3 months.mania is subsiding. all symptoms listed above are resent in last 4-5 months. had urinary tract infection.treated with antibotics.has resolved.
From this study (4 months ago):
patient is mentally retarded..no seizure since teenager.was on antidepressant which caused severe mania. off antidepressant for 2 months. very confused about time.worse at night. always knows where he is.mania subsiding. gets out of bed in middle of night and leaves home to take a walk or do some chore outside. rapidly. has been exhibiting symptoms of bi polar in past 2 years.once focused on something cant forget.jumps from one subject to another.when told he is wrong understands
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B.R.Bahl on Nov, 25, 2012:
MY WIFE HAS BEEN USING fosavance 70 mg for the last 4 years without break.She feels fed up with the medicine,should she discontinue and use the one at monthly intervals.would you please reply which is the best medicine. Is there loss/damage if she discontinues.She feels no relief from the pain in the right side of her body.she takes pain killer medicine,doctor tell her to continue using till we are alive and forever.She feel difficulty to walk even upto few yards .She feel bodily and mentally weakness.will you pl tell her what she should do,continue to take or discontinue the medicine.
CC on Nov, 30, 2012:
I saw the same symptoms on Mystery Diagnosis. It was the patient’s thyroid. Have your wife go to a thyroid specialist.
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