Review: could Reglan cause Sleepiness (Drowsiness)?
Summary: Sleepiness is found among people who take Reglan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain.
We study 19,657 people who have side effects while taking Reglan from FDA and social media. Among them, 303 have Sleepiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleepiness and more.
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Reglan has active ingredients of metoclopramide hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroparesis. (latest outcomes from 19,981 Reglan 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, 3, 2015: 19,656 people reported to have side effects when taking Reglan. Among them, 303 people (1.54%) have Sleepiness.
Time on Reglan when people have Sleepiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleepiness when taking Reglan * :
Age of people who have Sleepiness when taking Reglan * :
Severity of Sleepiness when taking Reglan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleepiness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (64 people, 21.12%)
- Multiple myeloma (51 people, 16.83%)
- Trismus (29 people, 9.57%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (23 people, 7.59%)
- Depression (20 people, 6.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (97 people, 32.01%)
- Aspirin (92 people, 30.36%)
- Protonix (83 people, 27.39%)
- Prevacid (82 people, 27.06%)
- Ambien (78 people, 25.74%)
* 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 Seroquel Xr for a 47-year old man with Schizoaffective Disorder. The patient has Drowsiness, Diarrhea Associated With Medications
- 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 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 Reglan related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Reglan, Phenergan for a 35-year old woman who has Nausea
- Comparions of Metoclopramide Hcl, Meloxicam for a 32-year old woman who has Nausea
- Comparions of Pravastatin Sodium, Metoclopramide, Isosorbide Dinitrate, Lasix, Plavix for a 66-year old woman who has Undefined
- Comparions of Ondansetron, Metozolv Odt for a 58-year old man who has Nausea
- Comparions of Amitiza, Reglan, Lithium Carbonate, Ambien, Lamictal for a 47-year old man who has Bipolar 2
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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