Review: could Melatonin cause Bad dreams?
We study 2,173 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,627 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 85,900 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.
On Aug, 26, 2014: 2,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 9 people (0.41%) have Bad Dreams. They amount to 0.01% of all the 85,895 people who have Bad Dreams on eHealthMe.
Time on Melatonin when people have Bad dreams * :
Gender of people who have Bad dreams when taking Melatonin * :
|Bad dreams||88.89%||11.11% |
Age of people who have Bad dreams when taking Melatonin * :
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||22.22%||11.11%||44.44% |
Severity of Bad dreams when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (3 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (3 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (3 people, 33.33%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 22.22%)
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (2 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (4 people, 44.44%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 33.33%)
- Aricept (3 people, 33.33%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 33.33%)
- Neurontin (3 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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