Review: could Prozac cause Sleep disorder?
Summary: Sleep disorder is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression.
We study 39,047 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 388 have Sleep disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep disorder and more.
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Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 42,353 Prozac users)
Sleep disorder has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 42,505 Sleep disorder patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 39,027 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 460 people (1.18%) have Sleep Disorder.
Time on Prozac when people have Sleep disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep disorder||19.30%||14.04%||7.02%||22.81%||29.82%||5.26%||1.75% |
Age of people who have Sleep disorder when taking Prozac * :
|Sleep disorder||0.47%||0.00%||5.59%||6.06%||9.09%||26.57%||30.54%||21.68% |
Severity of Sleep disorder when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep disorder||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sleep disorder ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep disorder||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (150 people, 32.61%)
- Pain (77 people, 16.74%)
- Anxiety (36 people, 7.83%)
- Sleep disorder (31 people, 6.74%)
- Prophylaxis (31 people, 6.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (95 people, 20.65%)
- Xanax (85 people, 18.48%)
- Vicodin (82 people, 17.83%)
- Seroquel (82 people, 17.83%)
- Effexor (82 people, 17.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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