Review: could Spiriva cause Insomnia Concerns?


Insomnia concerns 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 Advair Diskus 100/50, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease . We study 63,196 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 870 have Insomnia concerns. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia concerns and more.

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Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from Spiriva 63,646 users)

Insomnia Concerns

Insomnia concerns has been reported by people with drowsiness, insomnia, memory loss, stress and anxiety, taste - impaired (latest reports from 150,726 Insomnia concerns patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

63,196 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva.
Among them, 870 people (1.38%) have Insomnia Concerns

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Spiriva cause Insomnia concerns?

Time on Spiriva when people have Insomnia Concerns *:

  • < 1 month: 55.41 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.03 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.81 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.35 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Spiriva *:

  • female: 63.58 %
  • male: 36.42 %

Age of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Spiriva *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.16 %
  • 30-39: 1.3 %
  • 40-49: 9.77 %
  • 50-59: 19.54 %
  • 60+: 69.22 %

Severity if Insomnia Concerns when taking Spiriva **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Insomnia Concerns **:

  • while on drug: 100 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (297 people)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (121 people)
  • Hypertension (96 people)
  • Asthma (75 people)
  • Depression (72 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Advair Diskus 100/50 (223 people)
  • Albuterol (182 people)
  • Chantix (152 people)
  • Aspirin (125 people)
  • Lisinopril (109 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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