Review: could Penicillin cause Insomnia?
We study 1,419 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Penicillin (latest outcomes from 1,793 users) has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 785,024 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 1,418 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 15 people (1.06%) have Insomnia. They amount to 0.00% of all the 776,879 people who have Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Penicillin when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Penicillin * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Penicillin * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Penicillin ** :
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Premenstrual syndrome (2 people, 13.33%)
- Infection (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Penicillin v potassium (15 people, 100.00%)
- Ferrous sulfate tab (12 people, 80.00%)
- Proscar (12 people, 80.00%)
- Acyclovir (12 people, 80.00%)
- Gabapentin (12 people, 80.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 days ago):
I received a one and only injection in March 2013 and am still not sleeping.
I have tried everything known to man to fix the insomnia and nothing has helped.
4 seperate doctors, 2 sleep doctors, 3 psychiatrists, 1 sleep psychologist and 8 days in a psychiatric hospital! Nothing helps, I've had every medication known to man and nothing helps!
I want to die due to this adverse reaction!
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