Paracetamol and Drowsiness - from FDA reports
Drowsiness is found among people who take Paracetamol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amlodipine, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Drowsiness with Paracetamol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,786 people who have side effects when taking Paracetamol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 19, 2017
36,786 people reported to have side effects when taking Paracetamol.
Among them, 779 people (2.12%) have Drowsiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Paracetamol when people have Drowsiness *:
- < 1 month: 93.98 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.61 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.2 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.2 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Paracetamol *:
- female: 64.13 %
- male: 35.87 %
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Paracetamol *:
- 0-1: 0.77 %
- 2-9: 2.45 %
- 10-19: 7.67 %
- 20-29: 8.28 %
- 30-39: 6.29 %
- 40-49: 10.58 %
- 50-59: 12.58 %
- 60+: 51.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (145 people, 18.61%)
- High Blood Pressure (60 people, 7.70%)
- Depression (42 people, 5.39%)
- Analgesic Therapy (34 people, 4.36%)
- Stress And Anxiety (27 people, 3.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amlodipine (50 people, 6.42%)
- Sertraline (43 people, 5.52%)
- Morphine (41 people, 5.26%)
- Omeprazole (40 people, 5.13%)
- Lyrica (39 people, 5.01%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (205 people, 26.32%)
- Nausea (115 people, 14.76%)
- Fatigue (106 people, 13.61%)
- Weakness (77 people, 9.88%)
- Malaise (73 people, 9.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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