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Review: could Spiriva cause Insomnia?





Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

We study 49,983 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 739 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Spiriva and have Insomnia >>>

Spiriva

Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from Spiriva 50,470 users)

Insomnia

Insomnia has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Insomnia 135,811 patients)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 49,983 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 740 people (1.48%) have Insomnia.

Trend of Insomnia in Spiriva reports

Time on Spiriva when people have Insomnia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Insomnia60.32%28.57%3.17%0.00%7.94%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Spiriva * :

FemaleMale
Insomnia64.68%35.32%

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Spiriva * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Insomnia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.31%10.67%19.70%68.31%

Severity of Insomnia when taking Spiriva ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Insomnia0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Insomnia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (273 people, 36.89%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (125 people, 16.89%)
  3. Hypertension (71 people, 9.59%)
  4. Depression (68 people, 9.19%)
  5. Asthma (66 people, 8.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Albuterol (192 people, 25.95%)
  2. Chantix (159 people, 21.49%)
  3. Aspirin (122 people, 16.49%)
  4. Lipitor (108 people, 14.59%)
  5. Nexium (108 people, 14.59%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.

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