Review: could Melatonin cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?
Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 2,228 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 has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 2,687 Melatonin users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 212,791 Anxiety patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 2,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 148 people (6.65%) have Anxiety.
Time on Melatonin when people have Anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Melatonin * :
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Melatonin * :
Severity of Anxiety when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
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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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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