Penicillin and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Penicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Penicillin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,439 people who have side effects when taking Penicillin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 21, 2017
2,439 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin.
Among them, 27 people (1.11%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Penicillin when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Penicillin *:
- female: 80.77 %
- male: 19.23 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Penicillin *:
- 0-1: 5.88 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 17.65 %
- 20-29: 5.88 %
- 30-39: 11.76 %
- 40-49: 11.76 %
- 50-59: 23.53 %
- 60+: 23.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Sinus Congestion (3 people, 11.11%)
- Multiple Myeloma (3 people, 11.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 11.11%)
- Pain (2 people, 7.41%)
- Depression (2 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (6 people, 22.22%)
- Nexium (6 people, 22.22%)
- Xanax (4 people, 14.81%)
- Prednisone (4 people, 14.81%)
- Azithromycin (3 people, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (10 people, 37.04%)
- Paraesthesia (9 people, 33.33%)
- Chest Pain (9 people, 33.33%)
- Headache (8 people, 29.63%)
- Fatigue (8 people, 29.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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