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Review: could Meloxicam cause Sleepiness (Drowsiness)?
We study 9,049 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 179 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,300 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 494,387 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 13, 2014: 9,049 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 179 people (1.98%) have Sleepiness.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Sleepiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam * :
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (24 people, 13.41%)
- Depression (20 people, 11.17%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 11.17%)
- Arthritis (18 people, 10.06%)
- Pain (18 people, 10.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (48 people, 26.82%)
- Aspirin (48 people, 26.82%)
- Zoloft (36 people, 20.11%)
- Atenolol (28 people, 15.64%)
- Lisinopril (28 people, 15.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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