Review: could Progesterone cause Sleepiness?
Summary: Sleepiness 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 Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Progesterone (latest outcomes from 4,445 users) has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopausal symptoms.
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) (latest reports from 491,660 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 4,275 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 60 people (1.40%) have Sleepiness. They amount to 0.01% of all the 490,523 people who have Sleepiness on eHealthMe.
Time on Progesterone when people have Sleepiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Progesterone * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Progesterone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
|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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On eHealthMe, Progesterone (progesterone) is often used for menopausal symptoms. Find out below the conditions Progesterone is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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