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Review: could Prevacid cause Sleeplessness (Insomnia)?

Summary: Sleeplessness is found among people who take Prevacid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain.

We study 39,806 people who have side effects while taking Prevacid from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,428 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness and more.

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Prevacid

Prevacid has active ingredients of lansoprazole. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 40,813 Prevacid users)

Sleeplessness

Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,298 Sleeplessness patients)

On Jan, 23, 2015: 39,806 people reported to have side effects when taking Prevacid. Among them, 1,428 people (3.59%) have Sleeplessness.

Trend of Sleeplessness in Prevacid reports

Time on Prevacid when people have Sleeplessness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sleeplessness12.73%5.45%20.00%3.64%38.18%12.73%7.27%

Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Prevacid * :

FemaleMale
Sleeplessness69.18%30.82%

Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Prevacid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sleeplessness0.24%0.71%1.27%3.18%8.18%16.60%28.91%40.91%

Severity of Sleeplessness when taking Prevacid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sleeplessness11.11%33.33%44.44%11.11%

How people recovered from Sleeplessness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sleeplessness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (179 people, 12.54%)
  2. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (152 people, 10.64%)
  3. Osteoporosis (144 people, 10.08%)
  4. Depression (127 people, 8.89%)
  5. Insomnia (92 people, 6.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (262 people, 18.35%)
  2. Aspirin (223 people, 15.62%)
  3. Neurontin (205 people, 14.36%)
  4. Celebrex (198 people, 13.87%)
  5. Prednisone (188 people, 13.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Kevin Peters Ph.d on Mar, 4, 2013:

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    chris on Jun, 4, 2011:

    i have been taking clonzepam and trazedone and my speech is a very hoarse voice, I am wondering if if my speech problem is from these drugs's side effects.

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    TwoDimes on Apr, 15, 2012:

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