Review: could Progesterone cause Drowsiness?
Summary: Drowsiness could be caused by Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Estradiol, and have Depression.
We study 4,275 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 4,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 60 people (1.40%) have Drowsiness. They amount to 0.01% of all the 490,443 people who have Drowsiness on eHealthMe.
Time on Progesterone when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Progesterone * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Progesterone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (11 people, 18.33%)
- Back pain (9 people, 15.00%)
- Pain (8 people, 13.33%)
- Anxiety (8 people, 13.33%)
- Hot flush (6 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Estradiol (9 people, 15.00%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 15.00%)
- Ascorbic acid (9 people, 15.00%)
- Ibuprofen (9 people, 15.00%)
- Vitamin d (9 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I gained weight rapidly and want to know if any of these medications or combination of any of them caused the weight gain.
Ronnie on Apr, 5, 2014:
Hell yes they could cause weight gain! The progesterone alone could do it! Not to mention all the other meds...
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