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 4,311 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 has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 4,493 Progesterone users)
Sleepiness (excess sleeping) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,920 Sleepiness patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 4,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 60 people (1.39%) have Sleepiness.
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 * :
- Ascorbic acid (9 people, 15.00%)
- Estradiol (9 people, 15.00%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 15.00%)
- Vitamin d (9 people, 15.00%)
- Ibuprofen (9 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Fentanyl-100 for a 76-year old man with Pain. The patient has Sleepy, Fatigue - Chronic (long feeling of tiredness)
- A study of drug interactions between Lamotrigine, Valproic Acid for a 45-year old man with Epilepsy. The patient has Sleepy
- A study of drug interactions between Progesterone, Armour Thyroid, Cymbalta for a 61-year old woman with Premature Menopause, Hyperthyroidism, Teenagers And Depression. The patient has Unexpected Seemingly Reasonable Confrontational Similar To Wellbutrin Side Effect For Me Which Became Severe
- A study of side effects of Cellcept for a 21-year old woman with Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura. The patient has Chills (felling of cold), Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Sweating - Excessive (abnormally increased sweating), Fever, Sleepiness (excess sleeping), Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness), Diarrhoea, Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
- A study of side effects of Pristiq for a 33-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement), Sleepy, Irritability, Mania Aggravated (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood)
Recent Progesterone related drug comparison:
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