Review: could Melatonin cause Anxiety?
We study 2,173 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 148 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,627 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,277,299 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 2,164 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 148 people (6.84%) have Anxiety. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,283,966 people who have Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Melatonin when people have Anxiety * :
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Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Melatonin * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Melatonin * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Melatonin ** :
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How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (34 people, 22.97%)
- Anxiety (33 people, 22.30%)
- Depression (26 people, 17.57%)
- Sleep disorder (18 people, 12.16%)
- Prophylaxis (14 people, 9.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (72 people, 48.65%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (43 people, 29.05%)
- Zithromax (37 people, 25.00%)
- Celebrex (36 people, 24.32%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (35 people, 23.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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