Review: could Restoril cause Sleep Walking?


Sleep walking is found among people who take Restoril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lexapro, and have Sleep disorder . We study 7,702 people who have side effects while taking Restoril from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Sleep walking. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep walking and more.

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Restoril has active ingredients of temazepam. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Restoril 8,253 users)

Sleep Walking

Sleep walking (walking during sleep) has been reported by people with hypotension, pain, akathisia, movement - uncontrolled or slow, cognitive disorder (latest reports from 3,976 Sleep walking patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

7,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Restoril.
Among them, 14 people (0.18%) have Sleep Walking

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Restoril cause Sleep walking?

Time on Restoril when people have Sleep Walking *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sleep Walking when taking Restoril *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Sleep Walking when taking Restoril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 37.5 %
  • 40-49: 12.5 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 37.5 %

Severity if Sleep Walking when taking Restoril **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sleep Disorder (4 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (3 people)
  • Tobacco User (1 person)
  • Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (1 person)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lexapro (6 people)
  • Ambien (4 people)
  • Chantix (3 people)
  • Ritalin (2 people)
  • Albuterol (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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