Review: could Provera cause Nightmares?


Nightmares is found among people who take Provera, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Premarin, and have Hormone replacement therapy . We study 34,320 people who have side effects while taking Provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Nightmares. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmares and more.

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Provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy. (latest outcomes from Provera 45,650 users)


Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, mood swings, drug ineffective, back pain, insomnia (latest reports from 15,400 Nightmares patients).

On Aug, 22, 2016

34,320 people reported to have side effects when taking Provera.
Among them, 21 people (0.06%) have Nightmares

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Provera cause Nightmares?

Time on Provera when people have Nightmares *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 100 %

Gender of people who have Nightmares when taking Provera *:

  • female: 90.48 %
  • male: 9.52 %

Age of people who have Nightmares when taking Provera *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 6.25 %
  • 40-49: 18.75 %
  • 50-59: 31.25 %
  • 60+: 43.75 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Menopausal Symptoms (5 people)
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (5 people)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (4 people)
  • Facial Pain (4 people)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Premarin (12 people)
  • Synthroid (8 people)
  • Neurontin (7 people)
  • Valium (6 people)
  • Caltrate (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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