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Review: could Melatonin cause Neuropathy peripheral?

Summary: Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Vicodin, and have Pain.

We study 2,225 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Melatonin

Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 2,685 Melatonin users)

Neuropathy peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 27,673 Neuropathy peripheral patients)

On Mar, 3, 2015: 2,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 18 people (0.81%) have Neuropathy Peripheral.

Trend of Neuropathy peripheral in Melatonin reports

Time on Melatonin when people have Neuropathy peripheral * :

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Gender of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Melatonin * :

FemaleMale
Neuropathy peripheral52.63%47.37%

Age of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Melatonin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Neuropathy peripheral0.00%0.00%18.75%0.00%0.00%37.50%6.25%37.50%

Severity of Neuropathy peripheral when taking Melatonin ** :

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How people recovered from Neuropathy peripheral ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (7 people, 38.89%)
  2. Convulsion (5 people, 27.78%)
  3. Metastatic renal cell carcinoma (4 people, 22.22%)
  4. Bone density decreased (4 people, 22.22%)
  5. Insomnia (3 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vicodin (8 people, 44.44%)
  2. Ambien (8 people, 44.44%)
  3. Zometa (8 people, 44.44%)
  4. Ondansetron (6 people, 33.33%)
  5. Lasix (6 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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