Review: could Melatonin cause Bad dreams?
We study 2,159 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 2,611 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 85,794 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.
On Jul, 26, 2014: 2,159 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 9 people (0.42%) have Bad Dreams. They amount to 0.01% of all the 85,783 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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I am waking you 4-5 times a week between 3-4 am crying and yelling.I have the same dream every night, detail for detail.it's always the same, I get a call to come to the hospital something to do with my husband. I go there and they don't say anything to me just walk me into a room and he is laying on a bed covered head to toe in a white sheet and his head is wrapped in several sheets. They never ask me to identify him or say a word to me but i know its him.wieirdest most scariest thing in my life. I literally wake up immediately and Ii'm crying, screaming no and calling for him, all sweaty. He gets me up and holi spent ds me and makes sure I see he is ok but th emotional and physical are taking its toll. I feel like something horrible is going t
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