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Review: could Plaquenil cause Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence (Drowsiness)?

Summary: Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence is found among people who take Plaquenil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 14,739 people who have side effects while taking Plaquenil from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence and more.

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Plaquenil

Plaquenil has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus. (latest outcomes from 15,548 Plaquenil users)

Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence

Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,897 Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence patients)

On Mar, 1, 2015: 14,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Plaquenil. Among them, 144 people (0.98%) have Drowsiness, Hypersomnia, Sleepiness - During The Day, Somnolence.

Trend of Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence in Plaquenil reports

Time on Plaquenil when people have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence54.55%18.18%9.09%0.00%18.18%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Plaquenil * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence93.10%6.90%

Age of people who have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Plaquenil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%0.00%2.54%3.39%4.24%16.95%36.44%36.44%

Severity of Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Plaquenil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%20.00%60.00%20.00%

How people recovered from Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (39 people, 27.08%)
  2. Depression (24 people, 16.67%)
  3. Smoking cessation therapy (19 people, 13.19%)
  4. Arthritis (17 people, 11.81%)
  5. Hypertension (16 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (36 people, 25.00%)
  2. Neurontin (36 people, 25.00%)
  3. Celebrex (35 people, 24.31%)
  4. Vitamin d (29 people, 20.14%)
  5. Folic acid (29 people, 20.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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