Rituxan and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Rituxan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Rituxan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,539 people who have side effects when taking Rituxan from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 24, 2017
18,539 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 232 people (1.25%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rituxan when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.86 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Rituxan *:
- female: 68.44 %
- male: 31.56 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Rituxan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.57 %
- 20-29: 5.17 %
- 30-39: 9.2 %
- 40-49: 15.52 %
- 50-59: 26.44 %
- 60+: 43.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (93 people, 40.09%)
- Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (18 people, 7.76%)
- High Blood Pressure (18 people, 7.76%)
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (14 people, 6.03%)
- Lymphoma (10 people, 4.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (60 people, 25.86%)
- Prednisone (34 people, 14.66%)
- Tylenol (27 people, 11.64%)
- Actemra (27 people, 11.64%)
- Benadryl (26 people, 11.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (78 people, 33.62%)
- Pain (76 people, 32.76%)
- Joint Pain (61 people, 26.29%)
- Nausea (59 people, 25.43%)
- Drug Ineffective (58 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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