Meloxicam and Sleepiness - from FDA reports
Sleepiness is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Pain . We study 19,278 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA. Among them, 357 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 21,454 users)
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,737 Sleepiness patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
19,278 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 357 people (1.85%) have Sleepiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Meloxicam when people have Sleepiness *:
- < 1 month: 64.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam *:
- female: 65.61 %
- male: 34.39 %
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.7 %
- 10-19: 0.7 %
- 20-29: 1.05 %
- 30-39: 5.59 %
- 40-49: 13.64 %
- 50-59: 29.72 %
- 60+: 48.6 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (74 people, 20.73%)
- High Blood Pressure (51 people, 14.29%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (47 people, 13.17%)
- Arthritis (44 people, 12.32%)
- Depression (37 people, 10.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (55 people, 15.41%)
- Lyrica (43 people, 12.04%)
- Cymbalta (43 people, 12.04%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 11.76%)
- Lisinopril (40 people, 11.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (100 people, 28.01%)
- Nausea (81 people, 22.69%)
- Pain (71 people, 19.89%)
- Headache (66 people, 18.49%)
- Weakness (62 people, 17.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Sleepiness when taking Meloxicam?
Browse all side effects of Meloxicama b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with SleepinessSleepiness
Could your condition cause SleepinessSleepiness
Can you answer these questions?
Hey everyone, I am new to the group. My husband is suffering a bad bout of diverticulitis and all he is doing is sleeping-even in the middle of the day. Is this normal? He hasn't gone to the doctor yet and is hoping he can beat it in his own. I finally called the doctor but in the meanwhile, I'm ...
I am a 40 year old women with primary sjrogrens syndrome and frybromialgia along with several comprised lung issues, bladder, neurological, gastrointestinal, thyroid disease, all related to my primary sjrogrens I suffer from a long stream of other symptoms as well tight spastic sore muscles, ...
Hello, I am on day 11 of an increased dose of Sertraline 200mg. I'm sleeping well, my appetite is already improving, etc etc, but I feel so groggy and headachey. Has anyone else experienced this, and does it go away? Thanks
You may be interested in these reviews
I was just put on Amitiza today. I have been having serious bouts with colitis attacks for the past 10 years now. For 2016 i was actually attack freen until Dec. 21 2016. I was hospitalized untill Dec 24th. I january i was hospitalized again. This time for a week. As my colon leaked onto my ...
I am concern because my daughter 23 has wpws and meloxicam was prescribe to her but at the same time when they monitor her heart the beat were very low so I am confuse. any body with similar situation?
I have only been taking Januvia for 10 days, but have been sleeping my life away since then. I just am compulsively sleepy and sleep and might sleep 16 hours a day and never feel I've slept enough. I'm hoping there is something else I can take.
Hello I hope someone can come up with an answer for me! I have been on 15mg of Meloxican for two weeks. It' is doing wonders for my knee and shoulder pain but it is making me super hungry all the time. I have gained 5 lbs in the two weeks and believe me I'm heavy already so I can't afford to ...
I am 58 and have vitamin b12 deficiency,when I take b12 it makes me tired and sleepy every time, and I have very vivid dreams from it,I googled and found this group,I am so relieved that it's not just me that has this problem,has anyone got any advice please.