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Review: could Progesterone cause Sleepiness (Drowsiness)?





Summary: Sleepiness is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ascorbic acid, and have Depression.

We study 4,299 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.

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Progesterone

Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from Progesterone 4,479 users)

Sleepiness

Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Sleepiness 68,687 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 4,295 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 60 people (1.40%) have Sleepiness.

Trend of Sleepiness in Progesterone reports

Time on Progesterone when people have Sleepiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sleepiness0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Progesterone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sleepiness0.00%0.00%0.00%1.79%7.14%19.64%42.86%28.57%

Severity of Sleepiness when taking Progesterone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sleepiness0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sleepiness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (11 people, 18.33%)
  2. Back pain (9 people, 15.00%)
  3. Pain (8 people, 13.33%)
  4. Anxiety (8 people, 13.33%)
  5. Hot flush (6 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ascorbic acid (9 people, 15.00%)
  2. Estradiol (9 people, 15.00%)
  3. Aspirin (9 people, 15.00%)
  4. Vitamin d (9 people, 15.00%)
  5. Ibuprofen (9 people, 15.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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