Review: could Melatonin cause Aggression?
We study 2,173 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Aggression. Find out below who they are, when they have Aggression and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,627 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Aggression (latest reports from 161,050 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, pain.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 2,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 32 people (1.47%) have Aggression. They amount to 0.02% of all the 160,919 people who have Aggression on eHealthMe.
Time on Melatonin when people have Aggression * :
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Severity of Aggression when taking Melatonin ** :
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How people recovered from Aggression ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (8 people, 25.00%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 21.88%)
- Migraine (5 people, 15.62%)
- Headache (5 people, 15.62%)
- Schizophrenia (3 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Differin (5 people, 15.62%)
- Zithromax (5 people, 15.62%)
- Tannic acid (5 people, 15.62%)
- Effexor xr (5 people, 15.62%)
- Sansert (5 people, 15.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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