Review: could Probiotics cause Insomnia?


Insomnia is found among people who take Probiotics, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Magnesium, and have Sinusitis . We study 733 people who have side effects while taking Probiotics from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Probiotics has active ingredients of bifidobacteria. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Probiotics 1,487 users)


Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 206,762 Insomnia patients).

On Nov, 20, 2016

733 people reported to have side effects when taking Probiotics.
Among them, 49 people (6.68%) have Insomnia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Probiotics cause Insomnia?

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Probiotics *:

  • female: 80.85 %
  • male: 19.15 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Probiotics *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 4.88 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.32 %
  • 30-39: 9.76 %
  • 40-49: 34.15 %
  • 50-59: 14.63 %
  • 60+: 29.27 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (12 people, 24.49%)
  • Magnesium (12 people, 24.49%)
  • Calcium (10 people, 20.41%)
  • Vitamin D3 (9 people, 18.37%)
  • Multivitamin (8 people, 16.33%)

Forecasts by (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Probiotics, learn more)

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Sinusitis (6 people, 12.24%)
  • High Blood Pressure (4 people, 8.16%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Osteoporosis (3 people, 6.12%)
  • Depression (3 people, 6.12%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Fatigue (16 people, 32.65%)
  • Nausea (15 people, 30.61%)
  • Diarrhea (15 people, 30.61%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 24.49%)
  • Feeling Abnormal (12 people, 24.49%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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