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Review: could Rituxan cause Insomnia?

We study 10,197 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

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Rituxan

Rituxan (latest outcomes from 10,306 users) has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Insomnia

Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 763,667 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 10,197 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan. Among them, 63 people (0.62%) have Insomnia.

Trend of Insomnia in Rituxan reports

Time on Rituxan when people have Insomnia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Insomnia60.00%20.00%10.00%10.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Rituxan * :

FemaleMale
Insomnia66.10%33.90%

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Rituxan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Insomnia0.00%0.00%0.00%18.60%4.65%16.28%4.65%55.81%

Severity of Insomnia when taking Rituxan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Insomnia0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Insomnia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Non-hodgkin's lymphoma (11 people, 17.46%)
  2. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (11 people, 17.46%)
  3. Dermatitis (8 people, 12.70%)
  4. Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (6 people, 9.52%)
  5. Pain (6 people, 9.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Decadron (22 people, 34.92%)
  2. Prednisone (20 people, 31.75%)
  3. Vincristine (19 people, 30.16%)
  4. Cytoxan (16 people, 25.40%)
  5. Adriamycin pfs (16 people, 25.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 hours ago):

  • Feeling of butterflies in ears, pressure in chest along with increased feeling of anxiety, extremely fidgety legs, unable to sit still, trembling extremities, severe shakiness.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Troady on Oct, 10, 2014:

    The only safe way to use it, it`s giving the body the main ingredients it needs to produce it from the inside, by the cells, like originally intended, please write me for more details and being able to help you further.
    c.c.p.r.o.7.7.7. at g.m.a.i.l.

    Reply

    Troady on Oct, 10, 2014:

    Most probably you are suffering the detox effect glutathione cause in the body, please write with more details to help you further
    c.c.p.r.o.7.7.7. at g.m.a.i.l.

    Reply

    au on Oct, 8, 2014:

    Same here im taking glutathione too and its my 2nd day and im having difficulty of breathing, palpitations, stomach discomfort and throat dryness. I keep drinking water to maybe flush it out. Ill stop taking it

    Reply

    Elianna on May, 29, 2014:

    Hi, i started using glutathione 250 mg perday for almost two weeks now, together eith the vit c, but i noticed that im having palpitations and i cannot very well. Do i need to stopn taking it? My purpose is to have white glowing skin.

    Reply

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