Review: could Prozac cause Sleep disorder?
Summary: Sleep disorder could be caused by Prozac, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Ambien, and have Depression.
We study 38,735 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 387 have Sleep disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep disorder and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,009 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Sleep disorder (latest reports from 134,353 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 38,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 459 people (1.19%) have Sleep Disorder. They amount to 0.34% of all the 134,604 people who have Sleep Disorder on eHealthMe.
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||19.64%||14.29%||5.36%||23.21%||30.36%||5.36%||1.79% |
Age of people who have Sleep disorder when taking Prozac * :
|Sleep disorder||0.47%||0.00%||5.61%||5.84%||9.11%||26.64%||30.61%||21.73% |
Severity of Sleep disorder when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep disorder||0.00%||72.73%||27.27%||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 (149 people, 32.46%)
- Pain (77 people, 16.78%)
- Anxiety (36 people, 7.84%)
- Prophylaxis (31 people, 6.75%)
- Sleep disorder (31 people, 6.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (95 people, 20.70%)
- Xanax (85 people, 18.52%)
- Vicodin (82 people, 17.86%)
- Effexor (82 people, 17.86%)
- Seroquel (82 people, 17.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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